Frocks & Frolics 2018 ©

Marina Brumpton

Frocks & Frolics 

Los Angeles, California

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This boy’s waistcoat sewing pattern is so well drafted, you will absolutely love it. It runs from 6 months to 12 years. Whether it is for a formal occasion or just a cool casual look, this waistcoat sewing pattern is a cut above the rest. With Frocks & Frolics you have professional techniques, as practiced by couture tailors, at your fingertips. Most importantly the waistcoat will fit your boy like a glove. Start to sew the way it is meant to be and proudly say: 'I made that!' It is the perfect combination with the cool shirt, as featured in the gallery pictures. Please note that the videos are not included as this pattern includes a paid sewing course over at the Academy.

To include the sewing course please visit the Academy and purchase your pattern there.



Ages: 1-12


  • Instant downloadable pdf sewing pattern in English & German
  • Written instructions (eBook) in English & German


What will I learn?

  • How to insert a welt pocket (optional)
  • How to line the waistcoat
  • How to insert Kam-Snaps
  • How to alter the pattern for a girlie look and add a collar (free academy video)
  • How to sew and back tie and use a metal buckle


Super pattern and instructions.



I loved making the Brooklyn waistcoat. Pockets were a bit scary but with Marina’s videos, I did it! So proud of what I achieved. I made a couple for my son and he loves them too!



Types of Fabric:

Medium- to heavier weight fabrics, plain weave cotton, chambray, lighter weight wool, denim, sateen and satin, velvet, corduroy


Digital PDF Pattern Download Instructions:

Once you have purchased this pattern it will be available for download straight away and you can print it at home on either DIN A4 or US letter size paper. You will also  receive the download link via email, just in case! This link will remain active for 30 days. 


You will be able to watch the video sewing course at our exclusive sewing Academy. Once payment has been received we enroll you to the course and send you a thank you email. If you are already a member, no further action is necessary, just log in and start learning.


If you are not a member already you will be send an email asking you to create a password to access the exclusive membership site and your sewing course.

Brooklyn Classic Waistcoat