The Thelma Boilersuit
Merchant and Mills
Buy the Thelma Boilersuit sewing pattern from Merchant & Mills. Thelma is a traditional workwear boilersuit with a gentler feminine fit. A wardrobe masterpiece, Thelma is loose enough to fit all shapes and can be interpreted in many different types of cloth, so make it your own. Thelma will take time to put together, but make it well and wear it absolutely everywhere.
This sewing pattern is available to buy in the following format:
– PAPER (next working day dispatch on orders and FREE UK delivery over £50)
Suggested fabrics: Medium weight wovens such as sanded twill, 5-8 oz denims, 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.
Main: 100 cm wide fabric: 4.25 – 4.95 m // 120 cm wide fabric: 3.5 – 4.4 m // 140 cm wide fabric: 3.15 – 3.65 m // 150 cm wide fabric: 2.8 – 3.35 m.
Lining: 110/120 cm wide fabric: 0.4 – 0.5 m // 140/150 cm wide fabric: 0.4 m.
Sizing: UK 6 – 18. Please check the size chart and finished garment measurements.
Notions: Matching thread (2); 70 cm interfacing; sixteen 14-18 mm buttons.
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Cottons / Chambray / Lawn / Quilting, Denim / Corduroy, Heavyweight Cotton / Twill / Gabardine, Linen
All weekend or longer
UK 6 / US 2 / EU 34, UK 8 / US 4 / EU 36, UK 10 / US 6 / EU 38, UK 12 / US 8 / EU 40, UK 14 / US 10 / EU 42, UK 16 / US 12 / EU 44, UK 18 / US 14 / EU 46