The Mary White (Dress and Top) – Merchant & Mills Sewing Pattern


A loose fitting dress or top with front and back pleats, side in-seam pockets (dress only), breast pocket and a sailor collar. Perfect attire for any board walk.

This is a multi-size paper pattern in an envelope including sizes 6 – 18.

5 in stock

SKU: The Mary White Merchant and Mills Top and Dress Pattern Categories: , , ,


All seam allowances are 1.5cm unless otherwise stated.

Skill level – intermediate.

Fabric suggestions – medium weight dress weight wovens, cotton sanded twill, 6-9oz denim, linen, corduroy, tencel, tencel/linen. The more structured the fabric the more sculptural your top/dress will look. If you are using a heavier fabric you may want to use a lighter weight cloth for the under collar and front facings, to reduce bulk.


You will need:

Matching thread.

Buttons – 2 x 14-15mm