The Francine Pattern
$25.99

Inspired by the fisherman of Brittany this simple top or dress could become a wardrobe staple. Slim fitted top our A line dress with an inside breast pocket and pockets in the side seams.

This is a multi-size paper pattern in an envelope, including sizes 6 – 18. 1.5cm seam allowance is included in the pattern unless otherwise stated. Skill level: Advanced beginner.

Merchant & Mills recommends using 5 – 10oz non stretch denim, cotton chambray, cotton weaves, linen and corduroy.

You will also need:

  • Matching thread
  • Contrast thread
  • 1 x button approx 15mm

Pattern Errata:

On piece 5, the numbers are printed the wrong way round, for example size 8 should say size 16.

FABRIC REQUIREMENTS DRESS: 

  Size 6 Size 8 - 12 Size 14 - 18
83cm wide without nap 3.25M 3.40M 3.50M
120cm wide without nap 2.00M 2.40M 2.50M
140cm wide without nap 1.90M 1.95M 2.15M
150cm wide without nap 1.90M 1.95M 2.00M

FABRIC REQUIREMENTS TOP: 

  Size 6 Size 8 - 12 Size 14 - 18
83cm wide without nap 2.35M 2.40M 2.65M
120cm wide without nap 1.45M 1.65M 1.85M
140cm wide without nap 1.45M 1.50M 1.50M
150cm wide without nap 1.45M 1.50M 1.50M

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

  Size 6 Size 8 Size 10 Size 12 Size 14 Size 16 Size 18
Bust 91cm 95cm 99cm 104cm 109cm 114cm 119cm
Length Top 57cm 57.5cm 58cm 58.5cm 59cm 59.5cm 60cm
Length Dress 97cm 97.5cm 98cm 98.5cm 99cm 99.5cm 100cm

UK SIZING

 

  Size 6 Size 8 Size 10 Size 12 Size 14 Size 16 Size 18
Waist 61cm/24" 65cm/25.5" 69cm/27" 74cm/29" 79cm/31" 84cm/33" 89cm/35"
Hips 86cm/34" 90cm/35.5" 94cm/37" 99cm/38.75" 104cm/41" 109cm/43" 114cm/44"
Bust 78cm/30.75" 82cm/32.25" 86cm/33.75" 91cm/35.75" 96cm/37.75" 100cm/39.25" 106cm/41.75"