Port Orchard Paperbag Pants, Capris, Shorts - PDF Sewing Pattern - Child Size 12M-14



The Port Orchard Paperbag Pant is not limited to just pants! This pattern features 3 lengths: pant, capri and shorts. Use the Body and Finished Measurement Chart in Appendix C and the Fit guide in Appendix D of the Instruction File to get the best fit with the length you want. All lengths have wide legs and are designed to be high waisted. This pattern also includes a higher waist option for the smaller sizes (12M to 3T) to accommodate a cloth diaper.

Skill Level:

Confident Beginner

Skills Required:

Able to sew a straight stitch and zig zag with a sewing machine.


Pant, capri or short length. With or without belt.


12M, 18M, 2T, 3T, 4, 5, 6, 6X, 7, 8, 10, 12, 14 (see size chart for more details)

Sew Time: 

1-2 hours

Tools & Materials:

Adobe Reader + Printer + Paper + Tape 

Recommended Fabric:

  • All pieces: 1 to 1-1/2 yard woven fabric

  • 1/2 yard fusible lightweight interfacing

  • 3/4" wide elastic


Safety Pin

Fabric Chalk/Marker or other method to mark the fabric

Tape Measure 

Sewing Machine (or Serger/Overlock Machine) + Stretch Needles + Thread

Pins or Clips

Scissors or Rotary Wheel with Cutting Mat


Optional Tools & Materials:

Coverstitch Machine

Zipped File Includes:

34 page instruction

Vivid picture tutorial detailing each step, perfect for a beginner.

Finished measurement chart

Fitting Guide

A0 paper size pattern pieces

Letter and A4 size pattern pieces

Layers feature on Letter and A4 size pattern pieces

Trimless pages on Letter and A4 size pattern pieces


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