The Avid Seamstress – The City Trousers


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  • multi-sized 1-6

The perfect fit trousers – at last!
A slim shaped trouser – between skinny/cigarette shape – with easy to insert side pockets and an optional side slit at the hem.A narrow waistband with an invisible zip at the back makes the front of these trousers very flattering.

Suggested Fabrics

This pattern works well in most light weight to medium weight fabrics. For a Spring/Summer dress use a thin cotton and for Autumn/Winter a medium weight fabric is ideal.You could use a slight stretch fabric on these trousers.

Supplies Needed

View A – Fabric, thread, hand needle, 10cm narrow satin ribbon, button (1-2cm)

View B – Fabric, thread, 20cm/8″ invisible zipper (ensure your sewing machine has a zipper foot)



The Avid Seamstress Sewing Patterns

Hello. We’re The Avid Seamstress, a London-based sewing pattern company dedicated to helping modern women enjoy sewing and making themselves look great.

The Avid Seamstress produces versatile & multi-functional sewing patterns to bring together a community of women that empower and inspire each other through sewing.

Aimed at beginner to intermediate dressmakers, we give users the freedom to create easy casual outfits or more formal garments just by changing their fabric choice. We also support customers on their sewing journey by offering blog tutorials and online help.

The Avid Seamstress sewing patterns are printed on high-quality pattern paper and include a step-by-step instruction booklet. What’s more, we include helpful cards showing users how to take their own measurements, an easy explanation of common sewing terms as well as a useful sewing checklist. All of this is encased in a beautiful, big recloseable envelope.

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International: £25.00 (7-20 working days)

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  • Please note that returns outside of the UK will not have postage refunded unless the fault is ours


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