The Trapeze Dress Pattern
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This is our classic signature dress suitable for all seasons in a range of fabrics. We have now updated our most popular pattern to give you more variations.

You have the option of making this 3/4 sleeved, sleeveless and short sleeved, all with a button back opening. There is also a lengthen/shorten line so you can make it into a top.

We have also updated our instructions for better clarity.

This is a multi-size paper pattern in an envelope, including sizes 8 – 18. Seam allowances are included in the pattern at 1.5cm, unless otherwise stated. 

You will need 0.35M of fusible interfacing for the sleeveless version and 0.25M of fusible interfacing for the sleeved version both views.

For the dress you will need 10 x buttons 20 – 23mm. For the top you will need 6 buttons.

 

Sleeveless Dress

  Size 8 Size 10 - 12 Size 14 - 18
110 - 120cm wide, with nap 2.5M 2.65M 2.65M*
140cm - 150cm wide, with nap 2.15M 2.3M 2.4M
110 - 120cm wide, without nap 2.15M 2.35M 2.4M*
140 - 150cm wide, without nap 1.65M 1.85M 2.15M
Fusible Interfacing 0.2M 0.2M 0.2M
*110 wide is not suitable for size 18

Sleeveless Dress with Back Opening 

  Size 8 Size 10 - 12 Size 14 - 18
110 - 120cm wide, with or without nap 3M 3.15M 3.25M*
140cm wide, with or without nap 2.4M 2.45M 2.6M
Fusible Interfacing (based on 90cm wide) 1.4 1.4 1.4
*110 wide is not suitable for size 18

Dress with Short Sleeves

  Size 8 Size 10 - 12 Size 14 - 18
110 - 120cm wide, with nap 2.6M 2.65M 2.75M*
140cm - 150cm wide, with nap 2.15M 2.35M 2.5M
110 - 120cm wide, without nap 2.1M 2.25M 2.4M
140 - 150cm wide, without nap 1.6M 1.8M 2.1M
Fusible Interfacing 0.2M 0.2M 0.2M
*110 wide is not suitable for size 18

Dress with Short Sleeves and Back Opening

  Size 8 Size 10 - 12 Size 14 - 18
110 - 120cm wide, with nap 3M 3.15M 3.25M*
110 - 120cm wide, without nap 2.95M 2.85M 3.05M
140 - 150cm wide, with nap 2.5M 2.6M 3M
140 - 150cm wide, without nap 2.35M 2.35M 2.65M
Fusible Interfacing (based on 90cms wide) 1.25M 1.25M 1.25M
*110 wide is not suitable for size 18

Dress with Long Sleeves

  Size 8 Size 10 - 12 Size 14 - 18
110 - 120cm wide, with nap 2.9M 2.95M 3M
140cm - 150cm wide, with nap 2.3M 2.65M 2.8M
110 - 120cm wide, without nap 2.45M 2.55M 2.75M*
140 - 150cm wide, without nap 1.9M 2.1M 2.35M
Fusible Interfacing 0.2M 0.2M 0.2M
*110 wide is not suitable for size 18

Dress with Long Sleeves and Back Opening

  Size 8 Size 10 - 12 Size 14 - 18
110 - 120cm wide, with nap 3.25M 3.3M 3.3M*
110 - 120cm wide, without nap 3.15M 3.3M 3.3M*
140 - 150cm wide, with nap 2.75M 2.95M 3.2M
140 - 150cm wide, without nap 2.4M 2.45M 2.7M
Fusible Interfacing (based on 90cms wide) 1.25M 1.25M 1.25M
*110 wide is not suitable for size 18

Fabric Requirements Trapeze Top (to make the top cut at the lengthen/shorten line)

  120cm sleeveless/short/long 140 - 150cm sleeveless/short/long
Size 8 1.40/1.35M/1.6M 1.05M/1.25M/1.55M
Size 10 1.40/1.35M/1.6M 1.05M/1.25M/1.55M
Size 12 1.5M/1.5M/1.75M 1.05M/1.25M/1.55M
Size 14 1.5M/1.5M/1.75M 1.05M/1.25M/1.55M
Size 16 1.5M/1.5M/1.75M 1.05M/1.25M/1.55M
Size 18 1.5M/1.5M/1.75M 1.05M/1.25M/1.55M

Finished Measurements 

  Size 8 Size 10 Size 12 Size 14 Size 16 Size 18
Bust 100cm 105cm 110cm 115cm 120cm 125cm
Sleeve 48cm 48.5cm 49cm 49.5cm 50cm 50.5cm
Length 99cm 99.5cm 100cm 100.5cm 101cm 101.5cm

UK Sizing

  Size 8 Size 10 Size 12 Size 14 Size 16 Size 18
Bust 82cm/32.25" 86cm/33.75" 91cm/35.75" 96cm/37.75" 100cm/39.25" 106cm/41.75"
Waist 65cm/25.5" 69cm/27" 74cm/29" 79cm/31" 84cm/33" 89cm/35"
Hips 90cm/35.5" 94cm/37" 99cm/38.75" 104cm/41" 109cm/43" 114cm/44"