Wiksten Shift Dress and Top
A comfotable and elegant shift dress, top or tunic with side slits.
The top, dress and tunic can be customised with all the different pattern elements. The dress and tunic have a gathered back while the top is plain. The tunic has split sides and there are patch pockets, a waist tie and three-quarter legnth sleeve options all included. The neck is finished with an easy-to-sew facing.
Wiksten have adapted the dress to include a gathered skirt option which you can find here.
Sizes: US Women's sizes 0-22. The oversized fit makes it possible to size down, but the bicep needs at least 3" ease for comfort. Finished garment measurements are included in the pattern.
This is a printed pattern: tissue paper pattern sheet and 6.5"x 8.5" instruction booklet with black and white illustrations and color photos in a 7"x 9"recycled paper envelope.
The Wiksten Shft Dress and Top is perfect for all our linens.
You will also need 1/4 yd lightweight fusible interfacing to add structure to neck facing.
See see here for an article on choosing your size that shows the Shift on different body types in different sizes.