Charlie is a romper with a bodice that buttons in the back and short or long pants banded at the bottom. This classic playsuit flatters boys and girls and works for any season. The romper can be made with a piped Peter Pan or pointed collar. Choose from two different sleeves that can be made short or long. The bodice allows you to add a monogram or embroidery design.
Skill Level Moderate
Size Range 3 mo to 3 yo
Light to medium-weight woven fabrics like seersucker, chambray, corduroy, lawn or pique.
Buttons (3/8”) – 3 for sizes 3mo-18mo
Buttons (3/8”) – 4 for sizes 24mo-3
Pre-made petite piping – 2 yards
Elastic (3/4”) – 1/2 yard
Featherweight fusible interfacing (optional)
See pattern back photo
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