Plateau Joggers & Shorts
The Plateau Joggers by Closet Core Patterns are an elevated take on classic knit jogging pants. With a high rise, unique wrap-around pockets and a comfy elastic waist, they are ideal loungewear at home or on the street.
View A is a relaxed fitting jogger with an optional drawstring waist and two choices of ankle finish: a fabric cuff or gathered elastic hem.
View B is a pair of shorts with a gently scalloped hem. Optional back pockets can be added to either view.
Size: 0-20 (NB sizes don’t correlate with ready to wear sizes, please check the measurement table below)
Fabric: Choose thicker knit fabrics like cotton fleece, polar fleece, French terry, ponte, and double knits with at least 15% crosswise stretch. For a lighter pair of joggers, choose medium to heavy weight jersey knits.
- Stretch, ballpoint or jersey needle
- Polyester thread in matching colour
- Marking tool
- 2″ (50mm) wide elastic for waistband (1.5yd/1.3m)
- Optional: double needle for topstitching OR coverstitch machine
- Optional: 1″ (25mm) wide elastic for pant leg cuffs (1yd/0.9m)
- Optional: 1.5yd/1.3m cord for drawstring
- Optional: two grommets for drawstring opening on waistband (can be substituted with machine buttonholes)