This pattern was made in collaboration with Peppermint Magazine for Issue 38 of the magazine.

Pattern is available for free download.

Garment details

The Wide Leg Pant is a high waisted pant with fly front and button closure, shaped waistband, back darts and curved front pockets. The pants are drafted to be fitted around the waist and hips, before dropping into a wide legged, slightly cropped pant.


This pattern is designed for intermediate makers (or brave advanced beginners).

By working through this pattern, you will gain confidence in:

  • Sewing a zip fly front

  • Sewing pockets

  • Sewing a shaped waistband.

Suggested Fabrics

The Wide Leg Pant is compatible with medium to heavy bottom weight fabrics with no stretch. Consider using: cotton twill, linen, corduroy or denim


  • Coordinating thread

  • 1 x 24mm (7/8in) Button

  • 18cm (7in) standard zip (trouser or dress zip)

  • Mid weight iron on fusing for the waistband (if your fabric requires it) - approximately 30cm (0.5yds)


The pattern is available in 10 sizes (A - J) and is nested, to make it easier for you to grade between sizes.

Digital product details

The pattern is suitable for printing on both A4 and US letter sized paper. A copy shop version is also included in the file.

Print at home pattern: 32 pages

Print shop version: 2 x A0 pages

The pattern includes embedded layers. This means that you can select only the size/s you would like to print.

For more information about digital products, please see the digital product policy here.

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