McCalls has new patterns!

Classic garments are an essential part of putting together a wardrobe of endless outfit possibilities. Here’s what McCalls pattern house has to offer this season


We love this edge-to-edge kimono style jacket with belt. It can be made in long or short version and is perfect to throw on in the daytime or for an evening out. Available in sizes xs-xxl.

This cute jacket has pleats at the shoulder and draped front and is ideal to wear with a dress to work or your jeans at the weekend. Available in sizes 6-22.

Moto-style jacket designed by Melissa Watson, and using the Palmer Pletsch tissue fitting method. It features an off centre zipper, back yokes and length, sleeve and pocket options and you can make a stylish sleeveless version for warmer days. Available in sizes 6-22.

More lovely lined jacket with back yoke but this time with pleating detail at the back. Make to the best length for you.  Available in sizes 8-24.



Loose fitting pullover dresses with front overlay, shaped hemline and different length options. Available in sizes xsm –xxl.

A special occasion deserves a smart sheath dress sewing like this one with fitted bodice, semi-fitted skirt and stitched hems and hemline slit. Sizes 6-22.

A simple shift dress is an ideal garment for every woman’s work wardrobe. This one has slimming princess seams and has been designed to make the most of colour blocking. It’s available in wide range of sizes from 8-24W.

Another great pattern for knit tops and dresses with a flattering empire line bust and ¾ length sleeves. It’s perfect for weekend comfort but still looking stylish. Sizes 8-24

Great pack of wardrobe staple knit, raglan sleeve tops, tunic and dress sewing patterns. Sizes 6-22.

Get a great fit with this swing pattern of shorts, skirt and pants including a cropped version. Sizes 8-22.

Whatever style jean you prefer, this pattern has straight and boot legged trousers with low-rise jeans and side front pockets with inside pocket and front fly zip and back yoke. This pattern also features tips on how to make sure you get a good fit around your bottom and eliminate baggy trousers. Sizes 8-24W.


This everday button-down shirts features a neat collar, sleeve and pocket options and has been designed by Melissa Watson using the Palmer Pletsch tissue fitting method. Available in sizes 8-24.

Shirtdresses are still a must-make garment for this year and this semi-fitted button-down shirt or shirtdress sewing pattern has some extra detailing such as breast pockets, princess seams, front/back yoke and belt! Sizes 6-22.

Another gorgeous shirtdress with sash, collar, semi-fitted bodice and narrow hem and the option to make with cuffed long sleeves.  Size 8-24.

An ideal tunic or dress for holidays, this sewing pattern includes loose-fitting V-Neck no fuss garments with shoulder and length options. Available in sizes xsm –xxl.

Learn more about the patterns or purchase them from the Sew Direct website here.