Night and Day Dress Pattern
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This is the most versatile dress pattern you’ll ever own. This vintage-inspired design has two bodices, three skirts, six sleeve styles, and two collars, giving you 72 dress designs in one package. The “Choose Your Own Adventure” style of instructions lets you decide how you’ll finish your dress—neckline facing, all-in-one facing, partial lining, or full lining. Be the heroine of your own sewing escapade! 

Size Chart

2 4 6 8 10 12 14 16
Upper Bust 29 in 31 in 33 in 35 in 37 in 39 in 41 in 43 in
73.7 cm 78.7 cm 83.8 cm 88.9 cm 94 cm 99 cm 104.2 cm 109.2 cm
Bust B cup 31 in 33 in 35 in 37 in 39 in 41 in 43 in 45 in
78.7 cm 83.8 cm 88.9 cm 94 cm 99 cm 104.2 cm 109.2 cm 114.3 cm
Bust C cup 32 in 34 in 36 in 38 in 40 in 42 in 44 in 46 in
81.3 cm 86.4 cm 91.4 cm 96.5 cm 101.6 cm 106.7 cm 111.8 cm 116.8 cm
Bust D cup 33 in 35 in 37 in 39 in 41 in 43 in 45 in 47 in
83.8 cm 88.9 cm 94 cm 99 cm 104.2 cm 109.2 cm 114.3 cm 119.4 cm
Bust DD cup 34 in 36 in 38 in 40 in 42 in 44 in 46 in 48 in
86.4 cm 91.4 cm 96.5 cm 101.6 cm 106.7 cm 111.8 cm 116.8 cm 121.9 cm
Waist 24 in 26 in 28 in 30 in 32 in 34 in 36 in 38 in
61 cm 66 cm 71.1 cm 76.2 cm 81.3 cm 86.4 cm 91.4 cm 96.5 cm
Hips 36 in 38 in 40 in 42 in 44 in 46 in 48 in 50 in
91.4 cm 96.5 cm 101.6 cm 106.7 cm 111.8 cm 116.8 cm 121.9 cm 127 cm

 

Yardage

Piece Name Sizes 2-8 Sizes 10-16
Round Neck Bodice, Fabric and Lining (1, 2)
45 in 1 yd • 0.91 m 1-1/4 yd • 1.14 m
60 in 3/4 yd • 0.69 m 3/4 yd • 0.69 m
Square Neck Bodice, Fabric and Lining (3, 4)
45 in 1 yd • 0.91 m 1-3/8 yd • 1.26 m
60 in 3/4 yd • 0.69 m 3/4 yd • 0.69 m
Short Sleeve, Fabric (5)
45 in and 60 in 1/4 yd • 0.23 m 3/8 yd • 0.34 m
Short Sleeve Cuff, Fabric (6, 7)
45 in and 60 in 1/4 yd • 0.23 m 1/4 yd • 0.23 m
Short Sleeve Cuff, Interfacing (6, 7)
60 in wide interfacing 5 in • 12.7 cm 5 in • 12.7 cm
Three-Quarter Sleeve, Fabric (8, 9)
45 in and 60 in 5/8 yd • 0.57 m 5/8 yd • 0.57 m
Three-Quarter Sleeve, Interfacing (9)
60 in wide interfacing 1/4 yd • 0.23 m 1/4 yd • 0.23 m
Elbow-Length Bishop Sleeve, Fabric (10, 11)
45 in and 60 in 5/8 yd • 0.57 m 3/4 yd • 0.69 m
Elbow-Length Sleeve, Interfacing (11)
60 in wide interfacing 1/8 yd • 0.11 m 1/8 yd • 0.11 m
Long Bishop Sleeve, Fabric (12, 13)
45 in 1-3/8 yd • 1.26 m 1-1/2 yd • 1.37 m
60 in 3/4 yd • 0.69 m 7/8 yd • 0.8 m
Trumpet Skirt, Fabric and Lining (14, 15, 16, 17)
45 in 1-1/2 yd • 1.37 m 1-5/8 yd • 1.49 m
60 in 1-1/2 yd • 1.37 m 1-5/8 yd • 1.49 m
Yoke Skirt with Pockets, Fabric and Lining, Lengthwise Layout (18, 19, 20, 21, 33)
45 in 2-7/8 yd • 2.63 m Not possible. Use 60-in-wide fabric or use border-print layout shown below
60 in 2-7/8 yd • 2.63 m 4 yd • 3.66 m
Yoke Skirt with Pockets, Fabric and Lining, Crosswise Layout  (18, 19, 20, 21, 33)
45 in and 60 in 4-1/2 yd • 4.11 m 5 yd • 4.57 m
Flared Skirt with Pockets, Fabric and Lining (22, 23, 33)
45 in 3-1/4 yd • 2.97 m 3-1/4 yd • 2.97 m
60 in 2-1/2 yd • 2.29 m 2-3/4 yd • 2.51 m
Square Collar, Fabric and Interfacing (24, 25, 26)
45 in 3/4  yd • 0.69 m 3/4 yd • 0.69 m
60 in 5/8 yd • 0.57 m 3/4 yd • 0.69 m
Scarf Collar, Fabric (27, 28)
45 in 5/8 yd • 0.57 m 5/8 yd • 0.57 m
60 in 5/8 yd • 0.57 m 5/8 yd • 0.57 m
Scarf Collar, Interfacing (27, 28)
60 in 3/8 yd • 0.34 m 3/8 yd • 0.34 m
Round Neckline All-In-One Facing, Fabric and Interfacing (36, 37)
45 in and 60 in 3/8 yd • 0.34 m 3/8 yd • 0.34 m

 

Finished Measurements

2 4 6 8 10 12 14 16

B Cup Full Bust

32½ in

82.55 cm

34¼ in

87 cm

36¼ in

92.08 cm

38⅛ in

96.84 cm

40 in

101.6 cm

42 in

106.68 cm

44 in

111.76 cm

46 in

116.84 cm

C Cup Full Bust

33¼ in

84.46 cm

35⅛ in

89.22 cm

37⅛ in

94.3 cm

39 in

99.06 cm

41 in

104.14 cm

43 in

109.22 cm

44¾ in

113.67 cm

46⅝ in

118.43 cm

D Cup Full Bust

34¼ in

87 cm

36⅛ in

91.76 cm

38 in

96.52 cm

40 in

101.6 cm

42 in

106.68 cm

44 in

111.76 cm

45½ in

115.57 cm

47⅝ in

120.97 cm

DD Cup Full Bust

35¼ in

89.54 cm

37 in

93.98 cm

39 in

99.06 cm

41 in

104.14 cm

43 in

109.22 cm

45 in

114.3 cm

46¾ in

118.75 cm

48½ in

123.19 cm

Waist

24½ in

62.23 cm

26½ in

67.31 cm

28½ in

72.39 cm

30½ in

77.47 cm

32⅝ in

82.87 cm

34¾ in

88.27 cm

36¾ in

93.35 cm

38⅞ in

98.75 cm

Hip

Trumpet Skirt

37¼ in

94.62 cm

39⅜ in

100.01 cm

41½ in

105.41 cm

43½ in

110.49 cm

45½ in

115.57 cm

47½ in

120.65 cm

49⅝ in

126.05 cm

51¾ in

131.45 cm

Bicep (fitted sleeves)

12¾ in

32.39 cm

13 in

33.02 cm

13¼ in

33.66 cm

13½ in

34.29 cm

13¾ in

34.93 cm

14 in

35.56 cm

14¼ in

36.2 cm

14½ in

36.83 cm

 

Fabric Notes

Light- to medium-weight wovens: cottons like poplin, shirting, sateen, eyelet, and lawn; silks with body like dupioni and shantung; linen and linen blends; brocade; wools like crepe, double crepe, suiting, and flannel; silk/wool blends. 

For the long and short bishop sleeves: main dress fabrics (see above); also contrast sheers like tulle, flocked tulle, beaded fabrics, organza, organdy. 

For the lining (optional): light- to medium-weight cottons and lining fabrics. 

 

Supplies

  • dress fabric (see yardage chart) 
  • lining fabric (optional; see yardage chart) 
  • thread to match fabric 
  • 22-in (56 cm) all-purpose zipper 
  • lightweight fusible interfacing. Ask for lightweight woven, tricot, or weft interfacing. (See yardage chart in pattern) 
  • about 1/4 yd (0.2 m) fusible interfacing or 11/4-in-wide (3 cm) fusible stay tape to stabilize zipper opening