The Xerea dress is a 60’s inspired dress with pockets and front and back yokes. Easy to make and wear, it also features side panels and edges are finished with bias binding.
View A is a shift dress with short sleeves and short bust darts.
View B is a sleeveless tent dress.SUGGESTED FABRIC & NOTIONS
-Light to medium weight woven fabric such as cotton poplin, shirting, linen, chambray, rayon, silk… (stretch wovens are allowed).
–View A: 2 2/3 yards of 3/8″ wide bias binding.
–View B: 4 yards of 3/8″ wide bias binding.
– Main fabric (60”): 1 2/3 yards / (45″): 2 1/3 yards
– Main fabric (60″): 2 yards / (45″): 2 1/3 yards
DIFFICULTY BODY MEASUREMENTS (cm / inches)
Optional: Contrasting yoke (60″/45”): 1/3 yard
Pauline is wearing a size 36 and measures 5 ft 1. Pauline Alice patterns are designed for a B cup bust and an average height of 5 ft 5.