The Box Box UK 20 – 28 PDF£8.00

This is a multi-size PDF pattern including sizes 20 – 28. This PDF gives you the tiled and A0 (copy shop) versions.This is not a paper pattern. 

Dress it up or down, this boxy top or dress is going to be an essential wardrobe addition. The front pleat detail is enough to make this design stand out. The simple rouleaux loop-back neck closure reflects the simplicity of the silhouette.

Skill level; Intermediate

All seam allowances are 1.5cm unless stated otherwise and are included in the pattern

Suitable fabrics – Light to medium weight woven cottons such as poplin, chambray or dress weight denims. Crisp linens, needlecord, lightweight wools. If you are a confident dressmaker you could use tencel, tencel linen, and laundered linen.

Our sample is made from Isherwood linen.

Please note there will be a paper version of this pattern available in the near future.

You will need one 11-15mm button and matching thread.

Fabric Requirements Top in cm
 Size 20Size 22 - 24Size 26 - 28
110cm wide (with or without nap)1.75M1.95M2M
120cm wide (with or without nap)1.7M1.8M1.85M
140cm wide (with nap)1.65M1.7M1.8M
140cm wide (without nap)1.6M1.6M1.7M
150cm wide (with nap)1.65M1.7M1.8M
150cm wide (without nap)1.55M1.6M1.7M
Fabric Requirements Dress in cm
 Size 20Size 22 - 24Size 26 - 28 
110cm wide (with or without nap)2.95M3.15M3.2M*
120cm wide (with or without nap)2.95M3M3.15M
140cm wide (with nap)2.95M3M3.05M
140cm wide (without nap)2.8M2.9M3.05M
150cm wide (with nap)2.95M3M3.05M
150cm wide (without nap)2.8M2.9M2.9M
* for the size 14 it is a tight lay, if in doubt buy fabric for the larger size. Finished Measurements in cm
 Size 20Size 22Size 24Size 26Size 28
Bust137.5143.75150156.25162.5
Length (top)*58.559.256060.7561.5
Length (dress)*114114.75115.5116.25117
Sleeve length1717.2517.517.7518
UK Sizing
 Size 20Size 22Size 24Size 26Size 28
Bust114.5cm/45''120.75cm/47.5''127cm/50''133.25cm/52.5''139.5cm/55''
Waist97.5cm/38.5''103.75cm/41''110cm/43.5''116.25cm/46''122.5cm/48.5''
Hips120.5cm/47.5''126.75/50''133cm/52.5''139.25cm/55''145.5cm/57.5''