Merchant & Mills - Paper Sewing Pattern - The Thelma Boilersuit
A traditional workwear boilersuit with a gentler feminine fit. Thelma is 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: Advanced
Fabric suggestions: medium weight wovens such as twills, 5 – 8oz 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.
You will need: 18 x 14-18mm Buttons (only 16 buttons if you intend of just using one button at the cuff) 2 x Matching thread 70cm Interfacing
This is a multi-size paper pattern including UK sizes 6 – 18 or 20 - 28. All seam allowances are 1.5cm unless stated otherwise and are included in the pattern.