Carolyn Pajamas Pattern
Designed for chic lounging, the Carolyn Pajamas are thoughtfully tailored and supremely comfortable.
The Carolyn top features a classic notched collar, curved hem and breast pocket with three sleeve options. For a matching pajama set, choose between a straight-legged pant (with or without cuff) or a cuffed short. Both pants and shorts feature an elasticized waist, pockets and a faux fly. Personalize Carolyn by adding contrasting piping details for an elegant finish.
Pattern Difficulty: IntermediateLearn more about how we rank pattern difficulty
Yardage (sizes 0-20) - 45inch / 1.14 m wide
VIEW A ~ Sizes 0-8 = 5 yd (4.6 m), Sizes 10-14 = 5.5 yd (5 m), Sizes 16-20 = 5.75 yd (5.25 m)
VIEW B ~ Sizes 0-8 = 5 yd (4.6 m), Sizes 10-14 = 5.5 yd (5m), Sizes 16-20 = 5.75 yd (5.25m)
VIEW C ~ Sizes 0-8 = 3.5 yd (3.2 m), Sizes 10-20 = 4 yd (3.7 m)
Yardage (sizes 0-20) - 58inch / 1.5 m wide
VIEW A ~ Sizes 0-8 = 3.5 yd (3.2 m), Sizes 10-14 = 3.75 yd (3.5 m), Sizes 16-20 = 4.5 yd (4.1 m)
VIEW B ~ Sizes 0-8 = 3.5 yd (3.2 m), Sizes 10-14 = 3.75 yd (3.5 m), Sizes 16-20 = 4.5 yd (4.1m)
VIEW C ~ Sizes 0-8 = 2.5 yd (2.3 m), Sizes 10-14 = 2.75 yd (2.5 m), Sizes 16-20 = 3.25 yd (3 m)
Yardage (sizes 14-32) - 45inch / 1.14 m wide
VIEW A+B ~ Sizes 14-20 = 5.5 yd (5 m), Sizes 22-26 = 5.75 yd (5.25 m), Sizes 28-32 = 6.25 yd (5.7 m)
VIEW C ~ Sizes 14-20 = 4.5 yd (4.1 m), Sizes 22-26 = 4.75 yd (4.35 m), Sizes 28-32 = 5yd (4.6 m)
Yardage (sizes 14-32) - 58inch / 1.5 m wide
VIEW A+B ~ Sizes 14-20 = 4 yd (3.7 m), Sizes 22-26 = 4.25 yd (3.9 m), Sizes 28-32 = 5 yd (4.6 m)
VIEW C ~ Sizes 14-20 = 3.25 yd (3 m), Sizes 22-26 = 3.5 yd (3.2 m), Sizes 28-32 = 4 yd (3.7 m)
- Fusible interfacing:1 yd (0.9 m)
- 5-6 shirt buttons (10-15 mm)
- 1.5" (38 mm) wide elastic - 2 yards (1.8 m)
- Marking tool
- Optional piping. Shirt = 3.5 yds (3.2 m)
- Pants/shorts = 2 yds (1.8 m)
PDF File Details
|Sizes 0-20||Sizes 14-32|
|Letter / A4||Pants: 32 pages, Top: 34 pages, Shorts: 16 pages||Pants: 42 pages, Top: 44 pages, Shorts: 24 pages|
|Copyshop / A0||3.5 pages||6 pages|
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From the Closet Core Community
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The pattern is easy to understand even for beginners
Oh, how I love this pattern. I made myself a pair of New Year's Eve Pajamas and they turned out absolutely fabulous. The instructions were straight forward and the illustrations in the guide book were easy to follow as well. The back of the instruction guide says, "You just made pajamas worthy of a Katherine Hepburn Movie!" That's exactly how I felt wearing my pajamas on New Year's Eve. I can't wait to sew this pattern again.
J’ai réalisé ces trois pyjamas pour offrir à Noël ont deux avec passepoils! Succès assuré grâce aux explications minutieuses et claires!
These pajamas are amazing, I made a mock-up of them using some left over fabric and ended up loving them so much I wear them all the time. I’m planning to make a few more, in satin and flannel. Would definitely recommend!
Have made many times , gifted and wore. Great pattern Much loved PJS
These are such beautiful pajamas. I love the pocket construction on the pants. The piping option and the collar make them look so elegant. The fit is perfect.