Simple to make and easy to wear, this is the perfect Spring and Summer dress. Designed for light or medium weight drape-y fabrics like crepe, rayon, silk twill, charmeuse, tencel, viscose or even a silk jersey. Choose a quirky graphic print or a rich solid colour for full-on fashion impact. Semi-fitted Dress has an optional center back zipper, a gently flared A-line skirt with side seam pockets, and a faced or narrow hem. Dress features semi-raglan darted sleeves, a seamed, slightly raised waist with gathers on the front skirt and bodice, plus French darts for a great fit.
Select the super-chic boat-neck, or the V-neck; add your choice of short or cap sleeves, and complete your dress with a below-knee or maxi length skirt.
Wear this stunning piece anytime you need a simple but pretty dress ... team with wedges or chunky sandals and major bijoux for maximum warm-weather style.
Yardage Requirements: Sizes 6 to 12 need around 2 1/2 yards/ 2.3m of fabric; 14 to 20 need around 2 3/4 yards/ 2.54m of fabric; 22 to 26 need around 3 yards/ 2.78m of fabric. Fabric requirements are for the shorter dress only - for the maxi dress ad an extra yard or 92 cm. All fabric amounts are for 60”/150cm wide fabric.
Multi-sized - sizes 6 to 26. Click here for a detailed Hot Patterns Sizing Chart.