Baby Steps EC Pants
Pattern includes instructions for making Wick Less, Easy FOE, and Trimmer Trainer versions of the Baby Steps EC Pants. Sized from NB to XL, fitting 7-40+lbs. All pattern pieces are computer drawn and printed on 24"x36" 20# drafting paper. 8-page booklet style illustrated instructions for easy assembly. All sizes included on pattern.
Pre-washing fabric helps to insure proper sizing. Waterproof Outer Fabric: Fleece,
PUL. Inner Fabric and Non-Waterproof Inner and Outer Fabric: cotton, hemp, or
bamboo knits (interlock, knit terry, velour, french terry, jersey) or wovens (flannel, birdseye, terry) with no more than 20% polyester fiber content.
45” wide: NB - 5/8 yields 5 layers, S - 5/8 yields 5 layers, M -2/3yd yields 4 layers. L - 3/4yd yields 4 layers, XL - 3/4yd yields 3 layers.
60” wide: NB - 1/2yd yields 6 layers, S - 5/8yd yields 6 layers, M - 2/3yd yields 5 layers, L - 3/4 yields 5 layers, XL - 3/4yd yields 4 layers.
Scissors, polyester or cotton thread (match fiber content of fabric), marking pen, straight pins, ballpoint machine needle. Polybraid elastic or lastin for Wick Less and Trimmer Trainer versions, FOE for Easy FOE version. Hook and Loop, such as Touchtape/Aplix (velcro brand not recommended), or size 16-20 poly resin snap enclosures.
Machines and Methods:
Baby Steps EC Pants can be sewn entirely on a regular sewing machine, or with a serger, instructions for both are included.
Newborn Small Medium Large XLarge
7-12 lbs 10-22 lbs 20-30 lbs 28-36 lbs 35+ lbs