Mississippi Avenue Dress and Top

$ 8.00

Brand Sew House Seven

The Mississippi Avenue Dress and Top has a very feminine, flattering and easy style.  As a sleeveless style, it lends itself to spring and summer dressing however, it makes a great transition piece when paired with a cardigan, tights and boots.  It can have a vintage look to it when sewn in a fabric such as rayon challis or something with some drape to it.  Or it can have a more modern look when sewn in a crisp linen or cotton.  Any way you fashion it, it's a great style.  

This pdf sewing pattern walks you through making a dress or top that features a V-neckline, spaghetti shoulder ties, an elastic almost empire waist (slightly higher than the natural waistline) and has a front panel that creates a slimming and interesting design feature.  

There are 3 options for length - Dress C falls a little below the knee, Dress B falls above the knee and Top A falls below the high hip.  This is a beginner level pattern.   Sizes 0 - 20

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