MERCHANT AND MILLS • The Thelma Boilersuit Sewing Pattern
The Thelma is a traditional workwear boilersuit with a gentler feminine fit. This style is sure to become a wardrobe masterpiece, loose enough to fit all shapes and can be interpreted in many different types of cloths, so make it your own.
Thelma will take time to put together, but make it well and wear it absolutely everywhere.
Skill level – experienced.
This is a multi-size paper pattern in an envelope, including sizes 6 – 18.
Suggested fabrics • medium weight wovens such as sanded twill, cotton drill, 5 – 8oz denims, yard dyed linens with some stability, and cotton poplin. If you are an experienced sewer you could try tencel, tencel/linen, corduroy, more floppy linens, prints and checks.
Trims needed • matching thread x 2 / 14-18mm buttons x 16 / 70cm interfacing
Fabric requirements •
Lining requirements •