Sku: S1066

Pdf sewing pattern - Sinclair Patterns - S1066 Brooke knit polo shirt or shirt dress for women


Featuring: fitted at the shoulders and bust, relaxed at the waist and semi fitted at the hips classic polo shirt or dress. Neckline is finished with a classic (Eton collar) or rounded (Peter Pan collar) collar and a narrow enclosed placket finished with buttons. Offered in a classic polo shirt, tunic and a shirt dress above the knee length. Bottom hem for the shirt/tunic and shirt dress is finished with a simple split hem. Has 3 sleeve options - gathered short, three quarters or long sleeve finished with a band or it can be done as a sleeveless shirt with armholes finished with simple bands. Lightly gathered sleeves add a feminine touch to the garment. Very versatile pattern for any time of the year and offers many different styles of the garment.

Option #1: A shirt with Eton or Peter Pan collar
Option #2: A tunic with Eton or Peter Pan collar
Option #3: A shirt dress with Eton or Peter Pan collar

 Pdf sewing pattern - Sinclair Patterns - S1066 Brooke knit polo shirt or shirt dress for women

All options can have short, 3/4, long sleeves finished with bands or to be sleeveless.

Techniques to master: topstitching, placket, buttonholes, collars, split hem, serging, topstitching,  hemming
Comes with a detailed tutorial with step by step instructions and photos.


1. PDF tutorial with pictures (41 pages)
2. A4/Letter gradable pattern in sizes XS-XXL in REGULAR/PETITE/TALL height (36 pages to print)
3. A0/Copyshop multisized pattern in sizes XS-XXL in REGULAR/PETITE/TALL height (2 pages to print and tape together)
4. Email/Facebook group support


The pdf pattern comes in REGULAR, PETITE and TALL with sizes from XS to XXL

US0-US22 / UK8-UK26
PETITE 152-160 cm /5 1” - 5 3”
REGULAR 162-170 cm / 5 4” - 5 6”
TALL 170-178 cm / 5 7” - 5 9”

Sinclair Patterns Sizing Guise (US0-US22)


The pdf pattern is an advanced beginner/intermediate (4/10)  level with easy to follow detailed tutorial. It is suitable for beginners, but may take longer time and some practice to complete the project.
Takes 3-4 hours to finish (time may vary depending on your skills, equipment and supplies).


Main fabric
Medium weight stable knit fabric with at least 20-30 % horizontal stretch

50/60" / 140-160 cm
SHIRT 0.9 m / 1 yards
TUNIC 1 m / 1 1/4 yards
SHIRT DRESS 1.3 m / 1 1/2 yards

50/60" / 140-160 cm
SHORT SLEEVE  0.4 m / 1/2 yard
3/4 SLEEVE 0.7 m / 3/4 yard
LONG SLEEVE 0.9 m / 1 yard

Medium weight woven fabric or stable light to medium weight knit fabric with low stretch
140cm / 55in  45 cm / 1/2 yards

Armholes finish (sleeveless version only)
Light  to medium knit fabric with excellent recovery and at least 30-50% horizontal and vertical stretch.
50/60" / 140-160 cm    ARMHOLE BANDS 0.1 m / 1/8 yard


  1. A strip of 40 cm / 1/2 yard of knit fusible interfacing
  2. 9 mm / 3/8 in buttons - 5 pcs.
  3. Neckline binding - 10-12 mm / 3/8-1/2 in - 0.9 m / 1 yard length cotton twill tape / pre made woven bias binding (full width)  / solid woven trim / strip of knit lining or light weight knit fabric 3 cm / 1 3/16 in width
  4. Matching polyester / Cotton threads
  5. (optional) Matching overlocker threads


    Our patterns come in extensive sizing range and each pattern offers Petite/Short, Regular and Tall options. All options included into the patterns.

    We do not offer separate cup sizing for our knit patterns.

    Cup sizes for different sizes you can find in the table below. The sizing letters refer to 'sewing cup size' which is measured as a difference between upper and full bust in inches. This cup sizing is different from bra cup sizing. As a general rule our patterns fit well majority of our customers without additional modifications. 


    Full sizing guide for Women 

    * Please note that some patterns have US0-US22 sizing included into the patterns. Check individual pattens to get that information. 

    PETITE 152-160 cm /5 1” - 5 3”
    REGULAR 162-170 cm / 5 4” - 5 6”
    TALL 170-178 cm / 5 7” - 5 9”

    More information: What is the difference between Petite, Regular and Tall

    Sinclair patterns - PDF sewing sewing patterns sizing guide

    Full sizing guide for Men 

    SHORT 163-170 cm /5’4” - 5’7”
    REG 173-180 cm / 5’8” - 5’11”
    TALL 183-190 cm / 6’-6’3”
    Sinclair Patterns Sizing guide for Mens patterns


    Full sizing guide for children 

    Our sewing patterns for children is are for 2 body types - Regular and Slim. Please note, that Regular and Slim sizing charts refer to the body type (vertical to horizontal measurements proportions) and not to the fit of the garment.

    REGULAR sizing
    Sizes A-R or D-R (check individual patterns for sizing)  
    HEIGHT 56-164 cm / 22-64.6 in or 80-164 cm / 31.5-64.6 in
    Appr. 0 Months - 14 Years or 12 Months - 14 Years

    SLIM sizing
    Sizes D-R
    HEIGHT 80-164 cm / 31.5-64.6 in
    Appr. 12 Months - 14 Years

    Sinclair Patterns kids - sizing guide pdf sewing patterns

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    This is a PDF pattern that is delivered as a downloadable file which you can further print at home, print at copyshop or use with your projector.
    The files provided with the pattern are Read only. You cannot edit them.
    You need to have Adobe Acrobat (free app) to open and print them.
    You can use this pattern for your small home based sewing business, including manufacturing small batches of garments for sale.

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