petes dragon sleepover set part 3



The final installment in the 3 Part Series for the Pete’s Dragon Sleepover Set walks you through adding embroidery to a PJ set consisting of a T-shirt and shorts. Did you miss Parts 1 – Pillowcase/Drawstring Tote and 2 -Stippled Sundry Bag? Be sure to click on through for the entire Sleepover Set!

Pete’s Shirt

This ready-to-wear tee is simply embroidered with a badge appliqué warning Beware of the Dragon. Your imaginative youngster is alerting one and all that his dragon is not to be trifled with. The appliqué fabric is the same tan as is used for the shorts.

Materials and Supplies

  • Brother Sewing & Embroidery Machine
  • Purchased green tee
  • Brother iBroidery.com PTD03 design (Beware of the Dragon)
  • Embroidery thread
  • Tan fabric 4” square for appliqué (same fabric used for the shorts below)
  • Chalk based marker (not water soluble marker – see NOTE below)
  • Stabilizer: iron-on knit fusible stabilizer 4” square

Steps to Embroider Pete’s Shirt

  1. Mark design placement with a chalk based marker.
NOTE: A blue water soluble marker will disappear when the iron-on knit fusible stabilizer is applied with steam.
  1. Apply iron-on knit fusible stabilizer to inside of shirt with stretch going in opposite direction to the stretch of the shirt.
  2. Embroider Beware of the Dragon

Sleep Shorts

I’ve chosen view D, a pair of pull-on shorts with an elastic waist, to embroider the standing, powerful Elliot on to.

Materials and Supplies

  • Brother Sewing & Embroidery Machine
  • Tan fabric yardage per size, i.e. ¾ yd for size 4 as shown
  • Purchased sewing pattern Simplicity #1605
  • Elastic, as per pattern instructions
  • Brother ibroidery.com PTD01(Pete’s Dragon Elliot Silhouette)
  • Stabilizer: SA5810 Medium Weight Tearaway

Steps to Embroider Pete’s Shorts

  1. Cut out fabric according to pattern layout instructions.
  2. Hoop 2 layers of tear away stabilizer. Embroider Pete’s Dragon Elliot Silhouette, PTD01, an inch or two above location of the finished hem line, depending on the size.
  3. Follow pattern for construction details.

Other parts of this series:
Pete’s Dragon Sleepover Set – Part 1 – Pillowcase/Drawstring Tote
Pete’s Dragon Sleepover Set – Part 2 – Stippled Sundry Bag

  • These embroidery designs have been manufactured by Brother under a licensing agreement with The Walt Disney Company, through which Brother has permission to use Disney images. The embroidery patterns offered on iBroidery are for personal non-commercial use only. No license is granted for any commercial use of these embroidery patterns and any such use is strictly prohibited.

  • Simplicity Pattern #1605 is a product of Simplicity Pattern Company Inc., and Brother International Corporation makes no representations or warranties regarding such products.