Merchant & Mills | Pattern | Foreman


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This pattern is inspired by traditional workwear of the early fifties. The practical and hardwearing Foreman is an unlined utilitarian jacket made to take charge. Features a boxy cut, 2 piece sleeves, a neat square collar, 2 hip pockets and one breast pocket. Can be optionally top-stitched in contrasting thread.

This is a multi-size paper pattern including sizes 36 – 46. Seam allowances are included in the pattern at 1.5cm unless otherwise stated.

This jacket has been cut and designed for a man. 

Suggested Fabrics:

Dry oilskin, cotton canvas and twill, 8-13oz denim, mid-heavyweight linen, corduroy, woollen tweed.

You will need 4 x 20mm buttons and matching thread, optional topstitch thread.


Fabric requirements:

 Size 36Size 38/40Size 42/44Size 46
110cm wide2.90M2.90M3.45M3.60M
120cm wide2.70M2.90M3.00M3.10M
140cm wide2.30M2.45M2.80M2.80M
150cm wide2.20M2.25M2.25M2.55M
Fusibe interfacing1.00M1.00M1.00M1.00M

Finished measurements:

 Size 36Size 38Size 40Size 42Size 44Size 46
Sleeve Length64cm64.5cm65cm65.5cm66cm66.5cm

UK sizing for men:

 Size 36Size 38Size 40Size 42Size 44Size 46


There are some brands that inspire creativity. Merchant & Mills is top on our list. Their purpose is to make (or more precisely get YOU to make) clothes, not fashion. In curating and designing patterns, fabrics and tools, make our fingers itch to start designing, cutting and making.  The two creators behind the brand are Carolyn Denham, who has a degree in Fashion Design and has worked in New York, Italy and London and Roderick Field, a respected photographer with works in the National Portrait Gallery and keeps the look of the brand through his gorgeous product photos.

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