Hughes Dress XS-7X

$27.99

The Hughes is the perfect everyday dress. It features Viennese seams, gathered sleeves, and a gorgeous scoop neckline. The bodice is lined and the skirt has an a-line sweep. It buttons up the front and has an adjustable lace-up tie in the back. The tie can be cinched in or loosened depending on desired fit. The Hughes Dress is designed to be a timeless style with beautiful construction details that can be treasured for generations.

Pattern Features:

  • Includes sizes XS/0 - 7X/32 (32”/81cm -60”/152cm chest). 
  • Bust sizes A/B and C/D included in pattern.
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  • The model in the solid rust colored version is wearing a size small, A/B cup size, with no modifications. She is 5'6" tall (168cm).
  • The model in the red floral version is wearing a size 4X, C/D cup, with no modifications. She is 6' tall (183cm).

Recommended fabrics: 

  • Designed for woven fabrics. You will get a different look depending on the fabric you select. A drapey rayon or silk will give a more elegant dressy look, while a more sturdy fabric like a linen will give you a gorgeous everyday dress. We encourage you to be creative and daring with fabric, any dress weight woven fabric is suitable.

Material Requirements:

  • Please refer to the photo for requirements

Notions: 

  • 1 yard lightweight fusible interfacing
  • Marking tool
  • Matching thread
  • 11 1/2"-1" [1.3-2.5 cm] buttons
  • Small safety pin or tube turning tool
  • Ruler

Skill: Intermediate level sewing