The Jenna Jumpsuit

Simply Sewing issue 37 jumpsuit

Revealing our brand new pattern! Sew an all-year-round, all-occasion look with the easy-wear Jenna Jumpsuit sewing pattern from Cotton + Chalk, in UK sizes 6-20 (pre-order yours now – find it with issue 37 in our online store). This close-fitting pull-on jumpsuit sewing pattern has a mock wrap bodice, waist seam with elastic casing, pockets and a fabric sash. Sew it two ways to suit your style. Jumpsuit A is sleeveless and has cropped-length trousers finished with elastic casing. Jumpsuit B has grown-in cap sleeves and full-length trousers.

While scrolling through sewing blogs and social media for stitching inspiration, you might have spotted the phrase ‘secret pyjamas’ – stylish daywear that’s as comfy as your PJs. Now it’s time to welcome the newest member of the secret pyjama club: our cover star, The Jenna Jumpsuit, in UK sizes 6-20 (US 4-18/EUR 34-48).  This versatile design can be made in slinky drapey wovens or soft jerseys.


  • The Jenna Jumpsuit pattern comes with issue 37 of Simply Sewing magazine: pre-order your copy now in our online store.
  • Jenna is pattern no.11 in the Cotton + Chalk collection.
  • Find your next me-made project in our pattern shop

We’ll be wearing this hard-working number with heels for party season, and keeping it in our wardrobes for spring and summer too. Share your finished Jenna Jumpsuit with us using #simplysewingmag, we’d love to see!

Simply Sewing issue 37 jumpsuit

The Jenna Jumpsuit

Jumpsuit sewing pattern – only available with issue 37 of Simply Sewing magazine, £6.99

Sizes

UK 6 – 20, US 4 – 18, EUR 34 – 48

You will need

  • Fabric*
    Jumpsuit A: 115cm (45in) wide fabric = 3.1m (338yd) to 3.8m (418yd) or 152cm (60in) wide fabric = 2.3m (212yd) to 2.9m (318yd)
    Jumpsuit B: 115cm (45in) wide fabric = 2.3m (212yd) to 2.9m (318yd) or 152cm (60in) wide fabric = 2.7cm (3yd) to 3.2m (312yd)
    *Requirement allows for nap, a one-way design or shading. Extra fabric may be needed to match a design or for shrinkage
  • Notions:
    Jumpsuit A: Elastic, 2cm (34in) wide x 2.1m (214yds), single fold bias tape,12mm (12in) wide x 1.5m (134yds)
    Jumpsuit B: Elastic, 2cm (34in) wide x 1.2m (114yds).

Fabric suggestions:

Light to medium weight fabrics such as challis, silk, crepe de chine and jersey.

Skills:

  • Make a sleeveless bodice
  • Or add cap sleeves
  • Insert an elastic waistline
  • Try sewing trousers with an elasticated cuff

Get the pattern

Pre-order this pattern with issue 37 in our online store.

Buy it Now

Simply Sewing issue 37 jumpsuit sewing pattern