Burnside Bibs Sewing Pattern (PDF Pattern)
Both Curvy & Standard fits are included with your purchase.
The Burnside Bibs are not your traditional work overalls. Yes they are comfortable and easy to wear, yet they are much more stylish and feminine than traditional versions. The straps that transition to narrower ties offer many options for how they can be tied. And...like so many sewing patterns, we as sewists are able to influence how casual or dressed up they become simply by fabric choice. Choose a fabric with some drape such as Tencel and pair them with a silk blouse and some heels for a dressed up look. Use a more traditional denim or linen and wear them with a tee shirt, sneakers or clogs and take a more casual approach.
- This is an intermediate level pattern.
- Sizes 00 - 20
Options & Features
The Burnside Bibs have two front bib options - a scooped neck or the traditional straight front. Both bibs work with either version #1 or version #2.
Version #1 is a more fitted back pant with back waist darts and an invisible side zipper opening, however, the ties still form a small amount of gathers at the back waist.
Version #2 is a looser back pant that slips on over your hips and does not have a closure to sew. This version is fuller and more gathered in the back. Use your hip measurement to determine your size for version #2.
Both versions also feature a front waistband, curved front patch pockets, optional back pockets, and cross-back straps that transition to narrower ties that thread through back waist belt loops forming back waist gathers. They may be tied in many ways - at the back, front or sides. The legs are somewhat wide and can be made full length or cropped.
PDF downloadable pattern files include:
- Standard 00-20 Instructions 8.5" X 11" or A4 paper size, 25 pages, 5.3 MB
- Standard 00-20 Print At Home Pattern 8.5" X 11" or A4 paper size, 61 pages, 572 KB
- Standard 00-20 - US Copy Shop 36" X 144" 1 page, 231 KB;
- Standard 00-20 - A0 Copy Shop 3 pages, 284 KB;
- How To Use Acrobat Layers 1 page, 719 KB
- Curvy Instructions - 25 pages, 3.6 MB;
- Curvy Print At Home Pattern - 79 pages, 1.2 MB;
- Curvy AO Copy Shop Pattern - 4 pages, 228 KB;
- Curvy US Copy Shop Pattern - 1 page 36" X 167", 205 KB;
- zip files that include all files compressed are also included.
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