Firefighter to the rescue! Did you know that the Jacket, Pants and Boots of a firefighter are known as Turnout or Bunker Gear? Make a Firefighter suit for your doll with this PDF sewing pattern. The jacket has a hook and loop tape closure and a storm flap that also closes with hook and loop tape. The pants have an elastic waist.
Complete the outfit with Miche Design's Firefighter Boot pattern!
Recommended Fabrics: Medium weight woven fabric
-Black Fabric – 22” x 1yd - Medium weight woven fabric
-Thread – Black, Neon Yellow, Light gray
-1” Ribbon – Neon Yellow – 55”
-3/8” Ribbon – Silver or Light Grey – 55”
-Fabric Pencil Marker
-hook and loop tape Black – 9” (5/8” width – cut in half to get about ¼” wide)
-3/8” Wide Elastic – 10.5”
-Iron and ironing board
-Optional but handy – Glue Pen
-Optional if you do not have a serger – Fray Stop or Fray Check for ribbon ends
Skill Level: Easy to Intermediate
What You Get: One 23 page sewing pattern that you digitally download as a PDF file so you can start your project immediately! The PDF sewing pattern provides full color step-by-step illustrated instructions and full size pattern pieces. A PDF reader is required to view and print the files (example: Adobe Reader or Preview for MAC). The download link is received immediately after the transaction is complete. Print copies are NOT available.Download, Print, Sew!
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Excellent directions, very detailed and easy to follow. I used them to make a regular outfit.
Great pattern. Looking frward to finishing it. Great Tutorial and pattern.
The pattern was cut too tight. My son is a firefighter and they do not wear their uniforms skin tight. I had to make the sides of the jacket wider and add 1 1/2" to the width of the pant legs.
I made this bunker gear and couldn't be more pleased. The pattern was easy to follow. I used sportswear fabric on it. It was an ideal medium weight fabric.