THE MILLER • Pattern
By Merchant & Mills, The Miller is a paper sewing pattern.
Garment Details: A softly structured waistcoat with a boxy fit, two welt pockets and a simple stitched belt at the back. Layer up in the winter or wear on its own in the summer in a tumbled linen.
Sizing: This is a multi-size paper pattern including sizes 6-18 or 18-28. Sizing, finished garment measurements and fabric requirements can be found here.
Fabric Suggestions: 5-8oz linen, 5-10oz denim, light–medium weight corduroy, wool, wool blends, cotton canvas or twill. For the lining: lightweight wovens such as calico, cotton lawn, cotton, cotton blends, tencel/linen (when choosing your cloth consider that the lining fabric may be visible).
Samples pictured (from left to right):
Tumbled Linen Christensen 160, worn with The Strides from The Workbook.
Khaki Overdyed Organic Ticking, worn with the Eve trousers.
In wool, worn with The Shepherd skirt. Larli is a UK 20.
In wool, worn with The Eve trousers. Larli is a UK 20.
Black Corduroy 11 worn with The Ellis dress. Claire is a UK 26.
Trims required: Matching thread, 0.65m/¾yd interfacing, 6x1.5cm(¾")buttons, 2.5cm/1" Buckle Slider or two extra buttons (optional)
Skill Level: Suitable for intermediate. Leaving the welt pockets off would make it an advanced beginner make.
All seam allowances are 1.5cm unless otherwise stated.
Photo credits: Merchant & Mills.