Waves & Wild Children's Wayfinder Trousers - PDF sewing pattern


The Wayfinder is a relaxed, woven pants/trousers pattern. It has an elasticated waist and elasticated ankles. There is the option to add a real or faux drawstring and inseam pockets.

The pattern is designed for lightweight woven fabrics such as viscose, rayon, silk, cotton poplin, cotton lawn and linen. The Wayfinder pattern is suitable for enthusiastic beginners.

There are no fiddly darts, zips or buttons in this pattern giving it a relaxed, comfortable fit.

The Wayfinder pattern goes from prem./small newborn – age 12. There are additional, separate pattern pieces for prem./small newborn – age 4 for cloth nappy wearers.

Skill level: Beginner+

SizePrem./Small Newborn – Age 12

Important Info

This listing is for 4 downloadable PDF files: Instructions, a print-at-home pattern, a copy shop pattern and a projector pattern. Files come in a zipped folder - extract the files to open and print using your system software.

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This is an instant download PDF, not a finished item. Refunds can not be given for purchases made in error due to the digital nature of PDF patterns.


Print the print-at-home pattern on A4/legal/letter sized paper.

Take the copy shop file to a professional printer to print onto large sheets of paper.

Use the projector file to project the pattern straight onto your fabric meaning you don’t have to print at all! 

The pattern is created in layers which allows you to simply print the layers (sizes) you need.