A versatile and flattering dress or shirt.
This is a variation of the popular Calendar Dress, a design I first made in 2013.
Popular for it's easy to wear style, and the hint of a smock design without the fullness as the back is plain.
Reworked to create a set in sleeve, or a sleeveless option.
A slightly smock style with a skirt gathered to a front yoke, and a plain back.
Make with either a 3/4 length sleeve with a deep hem to roll up to just above elbow length, or sleeveless.
The sleeveless dress makes a great pinafore style, or can be worn alone.
The dress has fully lined deep patch pockets.
All styles have a bias finished neckline (and armholes for the sleeveless version), and a narrow hem.
Size information & fabric requirements
To fit bust 88cm - 94cm
To fit bust 94cm - 102cm
To fit bust 102cm - 108cm
To fit bust 108cm - 112cm
To fit bust 112cm - 116cm
Dress length - all sizes - 100cm
Shirt length - all sizes - 70cm
(can be lengthened or shortened)
Fabric requirements - all sizes
115cm - 135cm width
Dress with sleeves - 2.8 metres
Dress without sleeves - 2.3 metres
Shirt with sleeves - 2.2 metres
Shirt without sleeves - 1.7 metres
Dress with sleeves - 1.9 metres
Dress without sleeves - 1.3 metres
Shirt with sleeves - 1.4 metres
Shirt without sleeves - 0.9 metres
Pocket linings - all sizes & fabric widths - 0.25 metres
THIS PATTERN IS STRICTLY FOR HOME USE ONLY, NOT TO BE USED FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES.