Megan Nielsen - Dawn Jeans


Inspired by Megan's hunt to find the perfect pair of vintage jeans, the Dawn pattern will fulfil all of your vintage jean dreams! Dawn is a classic high-waisted rigid jean pattern set. It includes four cuts and multiple lengths for tall, regular and cropped styles. The pattern features a high rise to sit on the natural waist, button fly, close fit through the waist and hips and classic jeans details.

View A is a tapered leg jean. View B is a straight leg jean. View C is a wide leg jean. View D is a jean short.

Sizes: 0-20

Level: Intermediate (3/5)

Fabrics: Bottom-weight fabrics such as rigid, non-stretch denim, corduroy, canvas, linen, twill.


  • Four jeans buttons
  • Fabric scraps for pockets
  • Nine rivets & posts (optional)
  • Fusible interfacing
  • Denim needle
  • Topstitch thread
  • Jeans zip. At least 16cm for size 0-6, 17cm for 8-14, 19cm for 16-20.