This tunic-dress is the easiest piece of clothing you’ll ever make,Level: Advanced Beginner
and it’s one of the chic-est pieces you’ll ever own. This one is designed
for fabrics with drape, so, rayon, viscose, silk(y) charmeuse, chiffon,
all-over lace, georgette, crepe, & drapey knits.
Unfitted, pull-over tunic or dress is cut in one piece (really!)
and has a bound, scooped front neckline, with an elasticated
upper back waist. Tunic-dress features an open back, with a
cut-on sleeve/cape/overlay, and finishes above the knee.
Wear this cool piece as a disco-fabulous party dress;
team it with a skinny belt & killer heels, or try it worn
loose with strappy sandals as a modern mini-kaftan.
Worn as a tunic, this one works beautifully either belted, or loose,
over your favorite slim cropped-above-the-ankle tailored pants,
with some high or flat gladiator-style sandals.
Add some funky, chunky bijoux and a clutch, and
you’re out the door...
Shopping ListAll sizes need 2 3/4 yards/252cm of fabric, plus about
20”/50cm of *soft* x 3/8”/1cm wide elastic.
Fabric amounts are for 60"/150cm wide fabric.
Multi-sized - sizes 6 to 26. Click here for a detailed Hot Patterns Sizing Chart.
Confused by yards? Click here for a yards-to-metric conversion tool!