The Ellsworth Shirt – Merchant & Mills Sewing Pattern


An oversized, boxy shirt with a dropped back hem and half placket. Swingy and absurdly comfortable.

This is a multi-size paper pattern in an envelope, available in sizes 6 – 18 or 18 – 28

SKU: The Ellsworth- Merchant and Mills shirt Pattern Categories: , , ,


All seam allowances are 1.5cm unless otherwise stated.

Skill level – intermediate.

Fabric suggestions – 3-6oz linen, cotton poplin, cotton lawn, cotton double gauze, Indian handlooms, cotton chambray, Tencel, hemp/cotton blends. Do not choose anything too heavy, as the back is lower than the front it will pull down making it uncomfortable at the neck!


You will need:

Matching thread.

Buttons – 6 x 11-15MM/1/2″ – 3/4″.

Lightweight interfacing – 0.3M/1/2YD.

Additional information

Size Selection

6 – 18, 18 – 28