Porsche tunic dress is fabulously fitted with darts, simple set in sleeve, and oversized pocket with flap. The optional drawstring detail is sweet and unexpected!
Use light to medium weight fabric. The dress on the pattern cover is a cotton linen blend.
Sizes: XS – 2XL
All Tina Givens sewing patterns are beautifully printed on white paper stock, with easy to follow instructions and detailed technical drawings.$35.00
Jacket: Loose-fitting jacket with soft, fold-back lapels, long sleeves with faced cuffs and angled narrow hems. Under sleeves end in "V" at waistline side seams. Wrong side of fabric shows on lapels.
Pant: Straight-leg pant with inner leg seams only, flat waistband in front, elastic sides and back.
Suggested Fabrics: Jacket: Linen, Lt. wt. Wool, Silk, Rayon, Hand Wovens, Sheers, Cotton, Challis, Novelty Weaves. Pant: Linen, Rayon, Lt. wt. Wool, 3-Ply Silk, Jersey Knit.
Multi-sized: XS – XXL$35.00
The "Genuine Philippine Hand-Embroidered" frocks of the 1920s were all the rage among women too busy to stitch. This easy-sew style features a flattering dropped waist and optional smocking. Pattern includes instructions for smocking and embroidery stitches, as well as a full-size embroidery design motif.
Suggested fabrics: Soft, light to medium-weight fabrics such as cotton gauze, crepe, batiste, voile, georgette, rayon challis, silk.
Multi-sized: Misses 8 – 14
A simple and quick party dress. Beautiful for a holiday by the sea!
Fabric: Use something lightweight and floaty. Chiffon, voile, velvet, jersey knit or rayon. All have a beautiful drape. If using velvet, cut the binding out of same colour linen.
Coat The long, loose-fitting coat has dropped shoulders, full sleeves, side vents and draped lapels plus a 3-snap closure.
Jacket The mid-length jacket with draped lapels has dropped shoulders, tapered sleeves, side vents and asymmetric hems.
Overlapping and conventional seam techniques are included.
Suggested Fabrics No-fray fabrics in wool or blends. Mid-weight knits, sweater knits, boucle, novelty weaves, mid-weight wovens in wool, linen, cotton, rayon, blends. and note that the wrong side of the fabric shows.
Sizes XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL$35.00
This free-flowing fashion pays homage to legendary dancer Isadora Duncan, a pioneer in the creative arts movement of the early 20th century. The Dress is an easy-sew sheath with plain yoke that is perfect for embellishment. The Jacket has a centre back godet to add flare, an extended collar and single-button front closure. The simple Tunic has a sailor collar and free-floating sleeve panels. Braid trim, ball fringe or other embellishments are the perfect finishing touch for jacket collar or hem, and tunic collar and sleeve panels.
Suggested fabrics: For the Dress, choose silk or polyester crepe de chine or charmeuse. For the Tunic and Jacket, choose soft, filmy fabrics such as chiffon, georgette, gauze, voile, novelty cut velvet.
Multi-sized: Misses XS – XL