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Mel

No. 3124

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Pattern Description

The Mel joggers are knit pants with a relaxed mid-rise fit, clever elasticized drawstring waistband, cuffs at the hem, and of course—pockets.

Sew them up in medium-weight knits like ponte, French terry, sweatshirt fleece, double knit, and jersey.

Seamwork Issue 62

Beginner Intermediate

Sizes and Supplies

0 - 26

All-purpose polyester sewing thread, Ballpoint sewing machine needle, Ballpoint twin needle, 1 1/4 yards (1.1 meters) of 2" (5 cm) braided elastic, 2 1/2 yards (2.3 meters) of 1/4" (6 mm) drawstring, Small safety pin, 2 pieces of 1" (2.5 cm) x 1" (2.5 cm) fusible interfacing

Medium weight knit fabrics with at least 35% stretch, such as ponte, French terry, double knits, sweater fleece, and jerseys.

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Resources

Techniques and customization ideas for your Mel


How to sew drawstrings.

Learn how to taper the legs, hack the joggers into shorts, and add patch pockets.

This article teaches you how to sew with sweatshirt fleece.