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Layette Basics Pattern

Layette Basics
Our Price:   $12.95


Union Suit

Suggested Fabric:  Designed for Stretch Knits Only!
Interlock, Jersey, Knit Terry, Velour that is 100% cotton or a cotton/polyester blend. Pre-shrinking fabric is optional. Sizes will vary if fabric is not pre-shrunk. A smaller garment size will result with cotton fabric that is not pre-shrunk.

Fabric Required:

Item Preemie Newborn
Warming Cap 3/8* yard 3/8* yard
Gown 2/3 yard 3/4 yard
Union Suit 5/8 yard 3/4 yard
Shirt 3/8* yard 3/8* yard
Footed Pants 1/2 yard 1/2 yard
Mitts One-size: 1/4 yd or small scrap.

*More fabric may be required if pre-shrinking!

*Special Note!*  Garments containing metal fasteners should not be used on babies who are in isolettes/incubators. The metal parts can heat up to a degree that can cause burns. Snap tape containing plastic snaps, hook and loop tape and plastic buttons can be used as alternatives to metal snaps.

Notions:  Thread.
Gown: size 14 long-prong snaps, seven for Newborn and six for Preemie, 3/8 wide elastic 1/2 yard, 2 yard fusible hem tape.
Union Suit: seven size 14 long-prong snaps for both sizes, 1 1/8 yard fusible hem tape.
Warming Cap: 1" long 3/4" wide hook and loop fastener.
Footed Pants: 1/2" wide elastic 1/2 yard, 1/4" wide elastic 1/4 yard.
Mitts: 1/8" wide elastic 1/3 yard and 1" long 3/4" wide hook and loop fastener.

Sewing Level:  Easy!

Machines and Methods:  Layette Basics can be sewn with a regular sewing machine only or in combination with a serger.

Gown, Hat, Mitts

Shirt & Footed Pants
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