Pattern Description

  • Easy to sew
  • Slip on dress
  • High waisted
  • Deep raglan armhole
  • Full sleeve
  • Elastic sleeve finishing
  • 7/8th sleeve length
  • Loop and button back neck opening
  • Two skirt lengths, knee and midi lengths

 

This pattern is available in two sizes Australian/UK 4-16 and 18-30. Please check your size using the size charts below.

Suitable fabrics

Washed linen, rayon, crepe, cotton or even a knit

 

How Do I Know What Size I Am?

Choosing your pattern size is the most important step and we will help you determine this with these easy to follow steps.

  1. When taking your measurements ensure that you take them against your skin and not over clothing. One can wear a comfortable bra and knickers whilst measuring, as this will provide you with the most accurate measurements.
  2. Tape measure has to sit firmly around the points you are measuring. But be careful not to pull it too tight, as this will give you the incorrect size.
  3. When measuring circumferences (B, C, D, E) it is important to note that the tape measure must remain parallel to the floor. It is sometimes best to take the measurements in front of a mirror; this will help you see the angle of the tape measure.
  4. You will only require the basic body measurements to determine your pattern size which is indicated on our mannequin below:
A. Shoulder Breadth

Place the tape at the edge of the shoulder. Measure along the top of the shoulder blade/across the highest point of the shoulders to the other edge, following the natural slope and allow an extra finger for ease of any movement.

B. Upper Arm Girth

This point is taken as a circumference at your widest point of your upper arm.

C. Bust

This point is taken as a circumference parallel to the floor at the fullest part of your chest.

D. Waist

This point is taken as a circumference and taken at the smallest part of your waist.

E. Hip

This point is taken as a circumference parallel to the floor at the widest part of your hips.

Sizing Comparison Chart

LPHA SIZING AUSTRALIA UK US FRANCE ITALY JAPAN
XXS 6 6 2 34 38 5
XS 8 8 4 36 40 7
S 10 10 6 38 42 9
M 12 12 8 40 44 11
L 14 14 10 42 46 13
XL 16 16 12 44 48 15
XXL 18 18 14 46 50 17

Size Chart – cm

SIZE A. SHOULDER BREADTH (CM) B. UPPER ARM GIRTH (CM) C. BUST (CM) D. WAIST (CM) E. HIP (CM)
4 34.4 26.4 77 60 83
6 35.6 27.6 82 65 88
8 36.8 28.8 87 70 93
10 38 30 92 75 98
12 39.2 31.2 97 80 103
14 40.4 32.4 102 85 108
16 41.6 33.6 107 90 113
18 42.8 34.8 112 95 118
20 44 36 118 100 124
22 45.2 37.2 124 106 130
24 46.4 38.4 130 112 136
26 47.6 39.6 136 118 142
28 48.8 40.8 142 124 148
30 50 42 148 130 154

FINISHED PATTERN MEASUREMENTS (CM)

SIZES 4 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22 24 26 28 30
Bust 81.0 86.0 91.0 96.0 101.0 106.0 111.0 116.0 122.0 128.0 134.0 140.0 146.0 152.0
High waist seam 81.0 86.0 91.0 96.0 101.0 106.0 111.0 116.0 122.0 128.0 134.0 140.0 146.0 152.0
Bodice length from back high shoulder point 34.7 35.3 35.9 36.5 37.1 37.7 38.3 38.9 39.5 40.1 40.7 41.3 41.9 42.5
Sleeve length from neck edge 51.3 52.2 53.1 54.0 54.9 55.8 56.7 57.6 58.5 59.4 60.3 61.2 62.1 63.0
Centre back length for short style from high shoulder point 88.2 88.8 89.4 90.0 90.6 91.2 91.8 92.4 93.0 93.6 94.2 94.8 95.4 96.0
Centre back length for long length from high shoulder point 113.2 113.8 114.4 115.0 115.6 116.2 116.8 117.4 118.0 118.6 119.2 119.8 120.4 121.0
Cuff elastic finished length – Add 1cm / 3/8″ seams 22.2 22.8 23.4 24.0 24.6 25.2 25.8 26.4 27.0 27.6 28.2 28.8 29.4 30.0

FINISHED PATTERN MEASUREMENTS (INCHES)

SIZES 4 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22 24 26 28 30
Bust 31 7/8 33 7/8 35 7/8 37 3/4 39 3/4 41 3/4 43 3/4 45 5/8 48 50 3/8 52 3/4 55 1/8 57 1/2 59 7/8
High waist seam 31 7/8 33 7/8 35 7/8 37 3/4 39 3/4 41 3/4 43 3/4 45 5/8 48 50 3/8 52 3/4 55 1/8 57 1/2 59 7/8
Bodice length from back high shoulder point 13 5/8 13 7/8 14 1/8 14 3/8 14 5/8 14 7/8 15 1/8 15 3/8 15 1/2 15 3/4 16 16 1/4 16 1/2 16 3/4
Sleeve length from neck edge 20 1/4 20 1/2 20 7/8 21 1/4 21 5/8 22 22 3/8 22 5/8 23 23 3/8 23 3/4 24 1/8 24 1/2 24 3/4
Centre back length for short style from high shoulder point 34 3/4 35 35 1/4 35 3/8 35 5/8 35 7/8 36 1/8 36 3/8 36 5/8 36 7/8 37 1/8 37 3/8 37 1/2 37 3/4
Centre back length for long length from high shoulder point 44 5/8 44 3/4 45 45 1/4 45 1/2 45 3/4 46 46 1/4 46 1/2 46 3/4 46 7/8 47 1/8 47 3/8 47 5/8
Cuff elastic finished length; Add 1cm / 3/8″ seams 8 3/4 9 9 1/4 9 1/2 9 5/8 9 7/8 10 1/8 10 3/8 10 5/8 10 7/8 11 1/8 11 3/8 11 5/8 11 3/4

FABRIC ESTIMATE – CUT ON THE OPEN FABRIC

SIZES 4-16 18-22 24-30
Width 148 cm (58″) 2.50 m (2.75 yd) 2.75 m (3.00 yd) 3.00 m (3.30 yd)

FUSE ESTIMATE – FOR NECK FACING

SIZES ALL SIZES
Width 90 cm (36 in) 20 cm (8″)

 

Size

4-16, 18-30

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