Effortless chic in this stylish Top and Dress, designed for firm lightweight fabrics, including linen, poplin, cotton shirtings, or even a single knit. Top and Dress have bust darts, a shaped front neck insert and back neckband, and edge-to-edge closure. Dress features self belt and a side slit skirt, and optional front & back darts (not shown in sketch). Either style can be collarless, or have a narrow Mandarin collar. Choose from puffed cap sleeves or a sleeveless look for your perfect style. Wear this pretty Top with jeans or tailored shorts, and try the Dress with simple sandals and a great bag.
Skill Level: Advanced Beginner
Yardage Requirements: Sizes 6-8-10 need about 2.25 yards for the dress, and 1.25 yards for the top; sizes 12-14-16-18 need around 2.75 yards for the dress, and 1.5 yards for the top; and sizes 20-22-24-26 need around 3.25 yards for the dress, and 2 yards for the top. All yardages are for 60" wide fabric.
Multi-sized - sizes 6 to 26. Click here for a detailed Hot Patterns Sizing Chart.
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