Highlands Wrap Dress


The Highlands Wrap Dress is a woven dress with a faced V-neckline, elasticized back waistband, and waist ties. Both the midi and maxi lengths feature a side slit that begins above the knee and is finished in a wide mitered hem. Included in this sewing pattern is the option for bicep-length sleeves or a sleeveless bodice with armhole facings.


  • Paper pattern is currently offered in sizes 0 to 18 (B-cup) only.
  • 3/8" seam allowances included.
  • Step-by-step instructions with illustrations.
  • Well suited for the intermediate sewist.


  • Mid- to lightweight woven fabrics with lots of drape are recommended. Rayon/linen blends, rayon challis, Tencel, crepe de chine, and georgette are all suitable substrates. Opaque fabrics weighing 3 to 7 ounces per square yard are recommended.
  • Stretch fabrics not suitable for this design.


  • 1 yard (.9 m) 1 1/4” (3.1 cm)-wide elastic
  • Two buttons (1” or 3/4” wide)
  • Two yards (1.8 m) of lightweight interfacing
  • Coordinating thread