APPLETON DRESS • Pattern
By CASHMERETTE, the Appleton Dress is a paper sewing pattern.
Garment Details: Meet the Appleton Dress, your new wardrobe staple. This classic knit wrap dress is designed to play up your curves with a crossover front, a built-in waist tie, and a deep V-neck. Designed by and for curvy women, the Appleton’s innovative neckband construction prevents gaping across your bust.
Do a celebratory shimmy, because this bodice has you well covered!
Sizing: This is a multi-sized pattern in US sizes 0-16 or 12 to 28, in three cup sizes (C/D, E/F, G/H). Sizing guide and finished garment measurements can be found here.
Faith (orange Appleton) is wearing a size 8 C/D graded to a 12 waist and 14 hip. Her measurements are high bust 34", full bust 37", waist 32", hip 44", and she is 5' 5”.
Suzi (brown Appleton) is wearing a size 6 E/F. Her measurements are high bust 33", full bust 37", waist 28", and hip 38", and she is 5' 6”.
Fabric Suggestions: Light to midweight knit fabric such as jersey or ITY, with at least 50% crosswise stretch.
Fabric requirements: Fabric requirements can be found here.
Trims required: Matching thread, ballpoint or stretch needle, 6 inches (15 cm) of clear 1/4 inch (6mm) elastic (optional).
Skill Level: Suitable for an advanced beginner skill level.
Seam allowances are included in the pattern.
The paper pattern comes packaged in an envelope and includes a highly detailed fully illustrated instruction booklet.
Photo credits: Cashmerette.