Merchant & Mills Whittaker Dress
A classic pinafore for work and play. With a buttoned side fastening, side and back pockets. Make it long with a back split or short just below the knee. Accentuate the detailing with contrast top stitching or keep it simple with matching thread.
Skill level – experienced.
Recommended fabric: 8-12oz denim, cotton twill or canvas, corduroy, moleskin, half panama cotton. For a softer look and feel try a mid weight linen. For the facings either a cotton muslin or a slip viscose lining is recommended.
The sample in the photos was made out of a 10oz denim.
Fabric requirements approx: 2.3m @ 140cm without nap. Enlarge thumbnail for fabric requirements, sizing and notions
You will need: 8 x 15-18mm Buttons 1 x Matching thread
Top stitch thread if you are going to do contrast top stitching.
This is a multi-size paper pattern in an envelope, including sizes 6 - 18.
Photo credits: Merchant & Mills