Merchant & Mills The Fielder Dress and Top

Merchant & Mills

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Buy the Fielder Dress and Top sewing pattern from Merchant & Mills. The Fielder is based on a traditional sweatshirt. Imagined in linen with a matching cotton rib, it features three quarter length raglan sleeves and in-seam side pockets (dress). The sizes 20 – 28 pattern also includes the option to make a crew neck top with no ribbing at the bottom.

Note: If you would like to make a crew neck top with short sleeves in sizes 6 – 18, a pattern addition (sold separately) is available here.

This sewing pattern is available to buy in the following formats:

– PAPER (next working day dispatch on orders and FREE UK delivery over £50)

– PDF (available to download immediately after purchase). What is a PDF?

– PDF pattern + Printed A0 copy shop (We print out the A0 pattern sheets, but you’ll need to download the digital instructions, as we don’t print these. The PDF files will be emailed immediately after purchase, and the A0 pattern sheets will be dispatched next working day). What is Copy Shop?

Suggested fabrics:

Dress or top: Dress weight laundered linen, soft cottons, lightweight denims, wools (soft and light), light flannel or crepe.

Ribbing: Cotton elastane 2 x 2 cuffing rib which comfortably stretches by half again (if using an alternative rib, check the stretch).

Pocket bags: Can be cut in self or lining fabric.

Fabric requirements:

Sizes 6 – 18

Dress (with or without nap): 110 cm wide fabric: 2.6 – 2.85 m // 120 cm wide fabric: 1.7 – 2.8 m // 140 cm wide fabric: 1.7 – 1.8 m // 150 cm wide fabric: 1.7 – 1.8 m.

Top (with or without nap): 110 cm wide fabric: 1.6 – 1.7 m // 120 cm wide fabric: 1.15 – 1.7 m // 140 – 150 cm wide fabric: 1.15  – 1.25 m.

Ribbing (96 cm wide circular): Dress: 0.2 – 0.25 m // Top: 0.4 – 0.45 m.

Sizes 20 – 28

Dress (without nap): 110 cm wide fabric: 2.9 – 2.95 m // 120 cm wide fabric: 2.8 – 2.9 m // 140 cm wide fabric: 2.65 – 2.7 m // 150 cm wide fabric: 2.5 – 2.65 m.

Dress (with nap): 110 cm wide fabric: 3.0 – 3.05 m // 120 cm wide fabric: 2.95 – 3.05 m // 140 cm wide fabric: 2.8 – 2.9 m // 150 cm wide fabric: 2.75  – 2.85 m.

Top with rib (without nap): 110 cm wide fabric: 1.8 – 1.85 m // 120 cm wide fabric: 1.7 – 1.8 m // 140 cm wide fabric: 1.55 – 1.6 m // 150 cm wide fabric: 1.4 – 1.55 m.

Top with rib (with nap): 110 cm wide fabric: 1.9 – 1.95 m // 120 cm wide fabric: 1.83 – 1.95 m // 140 cm wide fabric: 1.7 – 1.8 m // 150 cm wide fabric: 1.65 – 1.75 m.

Crew neck top (without nap): 110 cm wide fabric: 1.8 – 1.9 m // 120 cm wide fabric: 1.75 – 1.8 m // 140 cm wide fabric: 1.55 – 1.65 m // 150 cm wide fabric: 1.45 – 1.6 m.

Crew neck top (with nap): 110 cm wide fabric: 1.9 – 2.0 m // 120 cm wide fabric: 1.9 – 2.0 m // 140 cm wide fabric: 1.75 – 1.85 m // 150 cm wide fabric: 1.7 – 1.8 m.

Ribbing (96 cm wide circular or flat): Dress: 0.3 m // Top with rib: 0.65 m // Crew neck top: 0.2 m.

Sizing: UK 6 – 18 or UK 20 – 28 (approx. UK 6 – 16/18 or UK 20 – 28/30, based on our standardised size chart). Please also check the designer’s size chart and finished garment measurements.

Notions: Matching thread; 20 – 30 cm of seam tape, stay tape or a short length of selvedge edge from a fine fabric, approx. 5 mm wide.

PDF pattern includes: Instructions; A4/US letter print-at home pattern (35 pages for sizes 6-18, 60 pages for sizes 20-28); A0 copy shop pattern (2 sheets for sizes 6-18, 3 sheets for sizes 20-28).

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Additional information

Fabric

Cottons / Chambray / Lawn / Quilting, Denim / Corduroy, Linen, Wools / Suiting

Size

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, UK 20 / US 16 / EU 48, UK 22 / US 18 / EU 50, UK 24 / US 20 / EU 52, UK 26 / US 22 / EU 54, UK 28 / US 24 / EU 56

Sewing level

Confident Beginner

Make time

All day

Pattern format

PAPER (20 – 28), PAPER (6 – 18), PDF (20 – 28), PDF (20 – 28) + Printed copy shop (+£7.00), PDF (6 – 18), PDF (6 – 18) + Printed copy shop (+£7.00)

PDF Printing

35 pages (sizes 6-18), 60 pages (sizes 20-28)

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