Ruby Overalls


Size Range: 0-34 (up to a 60″ chest and 62″ hip)

View Size Chart & Fabric Requirements

The Ruby Overalls are fun to wear and quick to sew! Ruby features an elasticated back that creates shaping at the waist while still being comfortable to sit and move around in. Two lengths are provided so you can make cropped pant Ruby Overalls or summer shorts! Ruby includes the option for overalls hardware buckles or you can simply sew the straps into the bib and step in and out. Anchored inseam pockets make Ruby both functional and fashionable. This pattern works well in many different types of fabric, from flowy rayon challis to structured denim. Make your dream overalls with Ruby!

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Pattern Details

Sewing Level: Advanced Beginner
Size Range: 0-34 (up to a 60″ chest and 62″ hip)

Recommended Fabrics:

Light to medium weight fabrics with no stretch. Linen, cotton (chambray, lawn, quilting cotton, flannel), denim, hemp, canvas, rayon/viscose, and Tencel will work well. Stiffer fabrics will have more structure and drapier fabrics will have more fluid movement. We recommend fabrics with a maximum weight of 10 oz (340 gsm) due to the elastic in the back waist.

Required Notions:

  • Thread
  • 1 meter/yard 1 1/2″ (3.8 cm) wide elastic
  • 32” x 10” (81 cm x 25.4 cm) lightweight fusible interfacing
  • View B: 1 1/2” (3.8 cm) overall buckles and buttons (can substitute buttons and buttonholes)

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. Copyshop 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.