The Sunday Set

The Sunday Set sewing pattern

Weekends are for relaxing, so we take a relaxed approach to weekend dressing, with casual, comfortable staples that can be layered up with our wardrobe favourites. Sew a capsule weekend wardrobe with The Sunday Set dungarees sewing pattern which can also be made as a pinafore  for easy layering. This fun-to-make sewing pattern comes free with the September issue of Simply Sewing magazine).

The Cotton + Chalk collection’s Sunday Set sewing pattern  ticks all the weekend style boxes. It includes both ultra-comfy dungarees and an on-trend pinafore dress, both perfect for wearing with a classic striped tee, a pretty blouse or a warm jumper on chilly days.

The Sunday Set dungarees sewing patter

Cotton + Chalk The Sunday Set sewing patterWhether you’re spending the weekend meeting friends for coffee, getting crafty in your sewing room or enjoying a family day out, getting dressed will be a doddle with these two styles to take your pick from. Both options have a self-faced bib, shoulder straps, waistband, side seam pockets and a back zip, and the pinafore dress has a patch pocket and gathered skirt.


The Sunday Set

September issue 21, £6.99

Sizes: XS, S, M, L and XL

Pattern no.03 in the Cotton + Chalk collection


  • Make a patch pocket
  • Insert a zip at the back
  • Add button-holes

You will need:

  • For the pinafore dress:
    Main fabric: 115cm (45in) width fabric x 2.6m – 3.2m (2¾ yards – 3 ½yes), depending on size
    For the dungarees:
    Main fabric: 115cm (45in) width fabric x 2.9m – 3.2m (3 1/8 yards – 3 ½yes), depending on size
    See pattern envelope for more fabric detail.
  • 18cm (7in) zip
  • Three 2.5cm (1in) diameter buttons
  • 46x130cm (18x52in) Iron-on-interfacing

Fabric suggestions

Light-to-medium-weight fabrics such as cottons, denim, rayon and challis.

We’ve used: We made our dungarees in Denim Light 1 and pinafore dress in Denim Stripes 4, both from

Get the pattern

Free with the September issue of Simply Sewing magazine

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