Vogue pattern V8964 and my sweet Aunt Claire provided the sizing information. I made View D, with the only change to replace the hem pockets with a single chest pocket, giving the PJs a more traditional look. I love that the bottoms have a functional fly front (open, with a single, hidden button to close), elastic waist AND drawstring. I didn't take photos of the inside, but the seams are just finished with simple serging.
grey and blue striped shirting from Theory. It's just right for pajamas, nice and lightweight, but not see-through. He said the pajamas were really soft, so that made me happy!
My Grandfather graciously agreed to having his photo taken and posted ("If you think I look alright", he said), so here he is:
Doesn't he look seriously dapper? There were definitely some happy tears seeing my Papa, from almost 3000 miles away, in some jammies I made :)