Pattern Suggestions for Winter Wools

House of Cloth
1 June 2019
3 May 2024

Winter has arrived!

We carry a diverse selection of wool and wool blend fabrics that are perfect for jackets and coats. Our collection includes Japanese Wool Blend Marled Charcoal, Shetland Twill Chocolate, Coletta Wool Blend Camel, as well as boiled wool to keep you warm in Winter. In this article, we will share several patterns that are available online and in-store.

Grainline Studio

Reed Skirt

The Reed is a beginner friendly A-line skirt with multiple pocket and closure options. The Reed has two length option (just above the knee, or mid-calf) along with either patch or inset pockets, and a front button closure or back invisible zipper.

Reed Skirt by Grainline Studio
Papercut Patterns

Nova Jacket/Coat Kids

Keep your little ones warm and cosy with our iconic and dramatic cocoon coat. Choose a lightweight fabric for a spring/summer version, or a cosy wool for the cooler days.

Nova Jacket/Coat also available in adult sizes.

Kids Nova Jacket/Coat by Papercut Patterns
Closet Core Patterns

Mitchell Trousers

The Mitchell Trousers are high-waisted with a fly front zipper and a comfy hidden waistband facing for a sleek continuous silhouette through the rise—choose between a hidden pants hook and bar or classic button closure.

Mitchell Trousers by Closet Core Patterns
Merchant & Mills

Eve Trouser

The Eve Trouser is cropped, with a slightly tapered leg and optional turn ups. It's an easy garment to make, fitting nearly at the waist and over the hips with a simple side zip and two back pockets. Choose to make pleases or darts into the waist seam.

Eve Trouser by Merchant & Mills
The Assembly Line


The Blazer has a slightly oversized fit, collar with lapel and pocket flap with fake pocket – the pocket opening is instead hidden in the front side seam. The jacket features a single button closure, back slits and a mock sleeve slit.

Blazer by The Assembly Line

This pull-on pinafore dress features a sleeveless bodice with stitched down neck and armhole facings, bust darts and a soft gathered skirt with side pockets. A great dress for every season, Felicia can be worn on her own or over a t-shirt or long-sleeved top.

Felicia Pinafore by Tessuti
Closet Core

Jasika Blazer

The Jasika Blazer is a classic tailored jacket with a semi-fitted shape that will never go out of style. With just the right amount of polish and detail, Jasika is a wardrobe workhorse and a mighty skill builder. Our instructions use modern speed tailoring methods, fusible interfacings and minimal hand sewing to make tailoring fun and accessible for everyone; make a blazer you’ll want to wear forever!

Jasika Blazer by Closet Core
Merchant & Mills

The Shepherd

A pleated A-line skirt with slanted pockets, side button fastenings and pleats for fullness. Soft and floaty in linen, or smart and hardy in cotton twill. The Shepherd also works in tencel/linen blends, 21 wale (pinwale) corduroy, 4-8oz denim, lightweight wool.

The Shepherd by Merchant & Mills
The Assembly Line

Three Pleat Skirt

The Three Pleat Skirt sewing pattern has a pleated front and a plain back which gives a flattering fit. It features a right side pocket and left side zipper opening.

Three Pleat Skirt by The Assembly Line
Tadah Patterns

Duffle Coat

Little adventurers can brave the coldest of winter chills or frock up for fun with friends with this easy to complete duffle coat. Fully lined, durable and always endearing, the Duffle Coat boasts either a ‘quick-sew’ or ‘pro-finish’ so you get to add your own contemporary twist to this children’s fashion classic.

Duffle Coat by Tadah Patterns
Merchant & Mills

The Landgate

The hooded Landgate Jacket is chic yet still fully functional for both men and women. This is a multi-size paper pattern in an envelope, including sizes UK 8–18.

Landgate Jacket by Merchant & Mills
Merchant & Mills

The TN31 Parka

The TN31 is a relaxed and versatile interpretation of the classic fishtail parka. Lined or unlined it can work for all seasons. It has side pockets, front welt pockets, a back vent and optional drawstring waist.

The TN31 Parka by Merchant & Mills
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