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Non-stretch jeans that are actually comfortable? Your denim dreams have come true! The Creston Jeans are high rise woven jeans designed for curves with our popular flex waistband that expands as you sit—or choose the standard waistband for a classic fit—plus the option of a full bum adjustment piece, already done for you. Featuring front slash pockets and essential jeans details like a fly front, back yoke, back patch pockets, and topstitching and hardware throughout, the Creston will have you falling in love with denim all over again.
This Cashmerette pattern includes:
- Standard and flex waistband that expands gently as you sit
- Standard back piece and full bum back piece with a 1" full bum adjustment already done for you
- A beautifully illustrated and detailed instruction booklet, to guide you no matter your sewing level
- A free step-by-step video sewalong
- A free guide to pants fitting, with tutorials on how to take your measurements and select your size, how to grade between sizes, how to adjust the rise, and more
- A video tutorial for finishing the front pockets
Advanced (flex waistband), advanced beginner (standard waistband)
0-32, Includes 35-62” hip. Find your size in seconds using our size calculator.
Separate files for both size ranges (0-16 and 12-32) are included. How to choose your size range »
Main fabric: 10-14 oz non-stretch denim. You can make the Creston Jeans out of stretch denim, however you may need to size down. Make a muslin using a fabric with similar stretch to determine sizing.
Pocketing: stable woven cotton such as quilting cotton.
Interfacing: light to mid-weight fusible interfacing
Denim / jeans needle, topstitching needle (optional), regular thread, topstitching thread, 9" (23cm) metal jeans zipper, 1 jeans button, 6 jeans rivets (optional), 3 1/2 yds (3.2 m) of 1 1/2 ” (3.8 cm) wide unfolded bias tape (View A).
Michelle (blue jeans) is wearing a size 24 waist graded to a 22 in the hips. Her measurements are 46" waist and 54" hips, and she is 5' 6".
Jenny (white jeans) is wearing a size 16 waist graded to a 14 in the hips. Her measurements are 39" waist and 44" hips, and she is 5' 6".
Megha (deep indigo jeans) is wearing a size 6 waist graded to an 8 in the hips with the full bum back piece. Her measurements are 29" waist and 42" hips, and she is 5' 2".