Make a statement in the Upton Dress, the most versatile pattern in your stash! This gorgeous fit-and-flare dress is tailored to your curves with flattering necklines, a fully lined bodice, and hidden pockets. Even better, the design is in your hands, as you choose from a scooped or V-neck, high or low back, and a gored skirt or deep, dramatic box-pleats. Let your creativity shine, while the Upton takes you from brunch to cocktails in style!!
Fabric & Notions
Main fabric: Woven fabric such as cotton, linen, double gauze or upholstery fabric. Heavier fabrics will give a more structured look.
Lining: Lightweight woven such as cotton lawn, rayon bemberg or silk crepe de chine.
Optional: interfacing for waistband (if using a lightweight fabric).
Universal needle, 22" invisible zip.
See envelope back for fabric quantities.
This pattern is rated for advanced beginners.
About the designer
Cashmerette Patterns is thefirst pattern line specifically designed for curves, in sizes 12 – 28, and cup sizes C – H.
The company was founded by Jenny, who started sewing at age 30. As a curvy woman, sewing has been central to her journey to body acceptance, not to mention transforming her daily wardrobe with garments that fit well and reflect her personality.