Lisboa dress & top

Indian summer
Autumn 2016

Sewing pattern for a slightly fitted dress or top, that has a boat-neck at the front and a v-neck at the back. Flat pleats on shoulders at the front. Two options for the back opening (narrow or wide), closed at the top with a ribbon.

Sewing skill :
Multi-size bilingual (FR and ENG) pdf sewing pattern, for French sizes 34 to 46, with detailed step-by-step instructions and guidelines to adapt to your own measurements.

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Main measurements

Reference height: 168 cm/66”

French sizes 34 36 38 40 42 44 46
Bust  80cm
31.5”
84cm
33”
88cm
34.6”
92cm
36.2”
96cm
37.8”
100cm
39.4”
104cm
40.9”
Waist  62cm
24.4”
66cm
26”
70cm
27.6”
74cm
29.1”
78cm
30.7”
82cm
32.3”
86cm
33.9”
Upper hips 78cm
30.7”
82cm
32.3”
86cm
33.9”
90cm
35.4”
94cm
37”
98cm
38.6”
102cm
40.2”
Hip 86cm
33.9”
90cm
35.4”
94cm
37”
98cm
38.6”
102cm
40.2”
106cm
41.7”
110cm
43.3”

Suggested fabric

Light to medium weight soft woven fabric: e.g. viscose, crepe Avoid stiff or easily creased fabrics

Supplies

Long version (dress):

  • Fabric: 140cm/55” wide x 200cm/2 1/4 yds
  • Bias cut ribbon (for armholes): 130cm/ 51.2”
  • Matching thread
  • Fusible interfacing: 55cm/21.7” wide x 55cm/0.6 yds (for wide V-neck) and 55cm/21.7” wide x 40cm/0.5 yds (for short V-neck)

Short version (top):

  • Fabric: 140cm/55” wide x 140cm/1 1/2 yds
  • Bias cut ribbon (for armholes): 130cm/ 51.2”
  • Matching thread
  • Fusible interfacing: 55cm/21.7” wide x 55cm/0.6 yds (for wide V-neck) and 55cm/21.7” wide x 40cm/0.5 yds (for short V-neck)