True Bias : Southport Dress Pattern
The Southport dress is a tank style dress designed to be worn as a coverup at the beach or a dress for around town. It has a button opening at center front and a drawstring waist with inseam pockets.
View A hits 20” from the waist.
View B is maxi length and hits 42” from the waist and includes a center front slit.
Sewing Level: Intermediate
Sizes: This is a multi-size paper pattern including sizes 0 – 18.
*See images for fabric requirements and sizing information.
Suggested Fabrics: Light weight, woven fabrics with movement such as cotton voile, rayon challis, crepe de chine, and lightweight linen.
- Coordinating thread
- 3 yds single fold 1/2” bias tape
- 1/4 yd lightweight interfacing
- four 1/4”-3/8” buttons
- safety pin.