A loose fitting dress or top with front and back pleats, side in-seam pockets (dress only), breast pocket and a sailor collar. Perfect attire for any board walk.
Skill level : Intermediate.
Sizes: This is a multi-size paper pattern that comes in two size ranges, please ensure your selection reflects desired fit.
*See images for fabric requirements and sizing information.
Suggested Fabrics : medium weight dress weight wovens, cotton sanded twill, 6-9oz denim, linen, corduroy, tencel, tencel/linen.
The more structured the fabric the more sculptural your top/dress will look. If you are using a heavier fabric you may want to use a lighter weight cloth for the under collar and front facings, to reduce bulk.
Pictured here :
Navy Sanded Twill (dress) Structure Hemp/Cotton (top), and 11.5 oz Ecru Denim.
For reference Brenda (long white hair) is wearing a size 10 and is 5.2 and Maxine is wearing a size 14 and is 5.8.
- 1 x Matching thread
- 2 x 14mm – 15mm buttons
All seam allowances are 1.5cm unless otherwise stated.