The Box Box£14.50

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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.

All seam allowances are 1.5cm unless stated otherwise and are included in the pattern. This is a multi-size paper pattern in an envelope, including sizes 6 – 18.

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.

 

 

You will need one 11-15mm button and matching thread. Fabric Requirements in cm (with or without nap) Top
 Size 6 & 8Size 10 - 14Size 16 & 18
110cm wide1.45M1.7M1.75M
120cm wide1.45M1.45M1.5M
140cm wide1M1.45M1.5M
150cm wide1M1M*1.5M
Interfacing0.2M0.2M0.2M
* for the size 14 it is a tight lay, if in doubt buy fabric for the larger size. Fabric Requirements in cm (with or without nap) Dress
 Size 6 & 8Size 10 - 14Size 16 & 18
110cm wide2.65M2.95M3M
120cm wide2.65M2.7M3M
140cm wide2.65M2.7M3M
150cm wide1.6M2.7M2.7M
Interfacing0.2M0.2M0.2M
Finished Measurements
 681012141618
Bust101.4105.4109.4114.3119.2124.1129
Top Length5656.55757.55858.559
Dress length111.6112.1112.6113.2113.8114.4115
Sleeve Length14.751515.2515.515.816.116.4
UK Sizing
 Size 6Size 8Size 10Size 12Size 14Size 16Size 18
Waist61cm/24"65cm/25.5"69cm/27"74cm/29"79cm/31"84cm/33"89cm/35"
Hips86cm/34"90cm/35.5"94cm/37"99cm/38.75"104cm/41"109cm/43"114cm/44"
Bust78cm/30.75"82cm/32.25"86cm/33.75"91cm/35.75"96cm/37.75"100cm/39.25"106cm/41.75"