From Season 9 of Project Run & Play, we are happy to bring you Celina of Petit A Petit + Family’s Tip Top, Tunic & Dress pattern first seen in her Signature Style Challenge.
A flowy and loose fitting tip, tunic and dress, perfect for twirling and is extra comfortable to wear. With lots of interesting details such as double sleeves, welt pockets, hem facings makes the possibilities endless and unique. Have fun color blocking with the front and back panel option. It makes a great party dress or perfect for everyday wear. I bet you can’t just make one!
MAIN FABRICS: Light to medium weight woven fabric such as voile, poplin, lawn, batiste, chiffon, georgette, lace, challis, etc.
Option A: 1 button 1 cm (3/8″), elastic for button hole loop
Option B: Elastic .75 cm (1/4″) for neckline
Option C: piping (optional)
Optional for sleeves and hem: decorative trim
Coordinating thread and general sewing supplies
6 mo – 12 Years
This is a great pattern to learn new techniques, such as sewing in a curve & french seams, adding simple welt or side seam pockets. Don’t be frightened it’s all very easy and great for a confident beginners! The pattern comes with detailed instructions and is a pretty fast sew too with beautiful results.
The elasticized neckline makes it easy to put on and off. You can make it with side panels and have fun with colour blocking or with placing your print in a creative way. Add some piping for a pop of color and whimsy! The pleated neckline makes the style slightly more sophisticated. This would make a great party dress as well as an everyday one. It is extra comfortable and will become a quick favourite, I promise!
NOTE: This is a downloadable PDF pattern, NOT A PAPER PATTERN. Your pattern can be opened with Adobe Reader and will print on standard letter-size paper (8.5″ x 11″).
Please note this pattern itself is covered by copyright and may not be shared. Each person who wishes to use this pattern should purchase their own copy of it.
See the original design here: Signature Style Challenge on Project Run & Play.
Designer: Celina of Petit A Petit + Family