Intro: Easy Pajama Pants
This is an easy step by step instruction for making comfortable pajama pants from any fabric you like.
Step 1: Choose Your Fabric
Once you've chosen your fabric, lay it out on a flat surface.
Step 2: Pin Your Pattern
Lay your pattern on top of your fabric and pin them together.
Step 3: Cut Out Your Pattern
Carefully cut along the pattern piece paying attention to the notches.
Step 4: More Pinning
Pin right sides together matching notches.
Step 5: Sew Seams Together
Carefully sew the seams together along the edges and remove pins as you go.
Step 6: Finish Seams
Trim and finish seams with a zig-zag stitch.
Step 7: Press Hem
With a steam iron, press up a quarter of an inch under and then an additional 3/4 inch under for pant leg hem.
Step 8: Sew Hem
With a straight stitch, sew the hem.
Step 9: Elastic Casing
With iron, press under 1/4 of an inch and an additional 3/4 of an inch to make casing for elastic on waistline. Make sure to leave one inch open on the back seam in order to feed the elastic through.
Step 10: Add Elastic
Thread the elastic through the casing with a safety pin.
Step 11: Secure Elastic
With a zig-zag stitch, secure elastic together. Then finish seam on waistline.
Step 12: Admire Work
Admire your work and wear finished product. Or in my case, put on daughter.