Sweet Dreams: 5 Patterns for Lounging
Whether it's a day at the office or a quick chat and drink with the neighbor, "this feminine dress" with the open neckline, 3/4-length flounce sleeves and a swinging skirt panel is beautifully flexible. Is there still snow outside? Style it with a rollneck top and tights for extra warmth.
Add an instant polish to any basic outfit. "The jacket" in a caban style is sewn with a fine bouclé. An oversized and rounded collar flatters the decolleté and shoulders, while patch pockets and a double row of silver buttons are refined finishing details.
Ring, ring… the analog telephone with the handset and dial is only shown here for effect, as it matches perfectly to our casual and loose fitting "retro style blouse" :. The flared sleeves, as well as an extra thick and oval band along the neckline, is a nice shape – and incredibly comfortable.
A full-on vintage look! The real highlight, though, is "the flared midi skirt" in bonbon color jacquard. The belt and buckle at the waistline are covered in the same fabric and the pocket flaps are decorative.
This is quite a breeze to sew, with a look that is sure to be a favorite while accentuating your figure wherever you go. "This knee-skimming sheath dress" with sleeves has a narrow fabric belt accent at the waist for a sleek finish. Need a formal look: top it with a velvet dinner jacket; going casual: wear it with leather.
Including a lapel collar, slant pockets on the sides and a tying belt for the waist, "this classic trench coat style" is just right for the unpredictable weather of the season. This masterpiece pattern is worth every minute of detail work! A black & white retro dotted print is sure to draw positive attention whether worn for an appointment at the office or to a cocktail party. Style tip: wear black heels for serious and sexy; go casual with boots.
This print mix in a cotton with stretch is eye-catching! "The straight leg 7/8-length trousers" fit snugly with a side zipper that streamlines the look. Blouses and shirts should definitely tuck at the waist so that the button tabs can beautifully draw attention.
A must-have for every wardrobe! "This pencil skirt" – here in the jumbo dot print – shapes a wonderfully feminine figure and is also a great choice for beginning sewists. Stylish extra: decorative pleats at the side.
Absolutely on-trend: outfits with print mixes! The cut of "the blouse" : is a classic with collar, button placket and a patch pocket.
The wonderful pastel shades aren't the only reason "this shirt dress" : is exceptional. The lovely details like a full-length button placket, bands at the sleeve hems, slits at the sides – and of course, the elastic at the waist, all combine to shape a beautiful silhouette.