Pattern - The Trapeze Dress


This is Merchant & Mill's classic signature dress suitable for all seasons in a range of fabrics. This pattern has been recently updated to give more variations. Option for making this 3/4 sleeved, sleeveless and short sleeved, all with a button back opening.

This is a multi-size paper pattern including sizes UK 8-18.

Skill level: Beginner.

All seam allowances are 1.5cm unless otherwise stated.

Suggested Fabrics: medium weight, dress weight wovens, cotton sanded twill, 8-14oz denim, linen, corduroy, tencel, tencel/linen, wool tweeds, oilskins. 

You will need:

  • Matching thread.
  • Interfacing - 0.35M (for the sleeveless version) and 0.25M (for the sleeved version both views).
  • Buttons - 10 x 20-23mm (For the top you will need 6 buttons).
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