Arbutus Robe


Size Range: 0-34 (33″ – 62″ hip)

View Size Chart & Fabric Requirements

The Arbutus Robe is perfect for mornings, self care, and general lounging. Make an Arbutus for yourself or make one as a gift for a loved one! Arbutus has a relaxed and comfortable fit. This pattern includes lovely details like an inner tie, belt loops, pockets, and a shawl collar. Make the Arbutus Robe out of drapey satin for a luxurious feel, or get cozy and make it in fleece or terry cloth. Arbutus is versatile and satisfying to sew. We bet you can’t make just one! 

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Pattern Details

Sewing Level: Advanced Beginner
Size Range: 0-34 (33″ – 62″ hip)

Recommended Fabrics:

Light to medium weight woven fabrics with no stretch. Linen, cotton (lawn, poplin, voile, batiste, chambray, quilting cotton, flannel), silk, wool, hemp, rayon/viscose challis, satin or poplin, and Tencel will work well. Heavier weight textured woven fabrics (like terry cloth, waffle, and velour) will also work with this pattern. Stable knits like fleece are also appropriate. For beginner sewists, we recommend using a lightweight cotton.

Required Notions:

  • Thread

  • Lightweight fusible interfacing (not necessary if using heavier weight fabric or fleece). See fabric requirements for details.

  • 0.5 meters/yards twill tape (for ties – only necessary if using heavier weight fabric or fleece).

This is a print-at-home PDF pattern.
This pattern is designed to print at home on A4 (8.3” x 11.7”) or letter (8.5” X 11”) sized paper. A copy shop file is also provided (A0 – 33.1″ x 46.8″). A comprehensive instruction booklet is included.

About the author


Helen Wilkinson is the designer and founder of Helen's Closet Patterns. She also co-hosts the Love to Sew Podcast! Helen is obsessed with all things sewing and strives to share her passion and knowledge with the sewing community.