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Mel

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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.

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Beginner Intermediate

Our Misses patterns are drafted for a C cup and our Curvy patterns are drafted for DD. Both are drafted for a height of 5'8" (172 cm).

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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

A Guide to Drawstrings

How to sew drawstrings.
3 Pattern Hacks

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

This article teaches you how to sew with sweatshirt fleece.