Wren Blouse & Dress | Chalk + Notch Patterns
The Wren pattern is a button-front blouse and a mini dress. The mini dress has a dropped waist with a gathered skirt and is loose through the waist and hips. There are two statement sleeve options. A short sleeve with a puff cap and an elastic hem and a long sleeve with a cuff.
Size: US 0-30, with 2 bust cup options
Suggested fabrics: This style is designed for a light to medium weight woven. Rayon challis, rayon crepe, rayon voile, cotton lawn, cotton voile, cotton shirting, linen, double gauze. Fabric with a nice drape world work best for the mini dress (View B).
Notions: 3/4 yd (0.7 m) of tricot fusible interfacing for facings and cuffs; six or seven 1/2″ (1.25 cm) buttons for the centre front; two or four 1/2″ (1.25 cm) buttons for the long sleeve cuffs; 1 yd of 3/8″ (1 cm) elastic for the short sleeves.
Skill Level: Intermediate