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Patterns for Mens Pullover

Linnie | Posted in Patterns on

I’m looking for a pattern for a mens pullover lightweight (fleece) jacket.  I’ve never sewn mens clothes before and would like to make my size 2X husband a pullover similar to a favorite one he has.  Thanks 


  1. cafms | | #1

    Men's clothes are really no more difficult than any others.  I've been making clothes for my husband and sons for many years.  These two sites may have things you can use.  I like to look at all the pattern companies on their websites and then get the pattern at the store. 


  2. Julie B | | #2

    Kwik Sew 2531 ( is my favorite pattern for this type of garment. It is an excellent pattern that yields professional results. The binding is done with lycra swimsuit fabric and makes for a very sharp finish. The pattern is available up to XXL.

    Julie B
    No Va

    1. Teaf5 | | #3

      Once you get one of those patterns, you can check it against the one he already has so that the new one will become a favorite, too. Don't be surprised if the changes you have to make to the pattern are significant; for my dh, I have to add 6" to long sleeves and 9" to pants to fit his 6'5" person, but I usually have to use the Medium size, as the patterns tend to be very wide. Since I use his favorites to fit the new pattern, he doesn't have to stand for fittings, and I can surprise him with finished, fitted garments.

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