Zenith…the beauty of the sun at its peak, a set of darts that fan out and give you an unbelievable silhouette. The pattern gives you 2 versions: a dress that has that certain something and a blouse that is so easy to wear in everyday life. Each version is available with 3 sleeve finishes … it’s a real summer array from sunrise to sunset!
Sewing Level: intermediate for the blouse and advanced for the dress, the technical points are the seam of the darts of the bust, the installation of the invisible zip of the dress.
Size: from 6 to 18 (34 to 46), for a height of 1m65
THE SEWING VALUES ARE INCLUDED IN THE PATTERN AND ARE 1CM, 1.5CM FOR THE MIDDLE BACK AND 2 CM FOR THE LOW HEM (DRESS AND BLOUSE)
– Fabrics for a width of 140cm :
Short sleeve and elbow length sleeve dress version: 1,95m of fabric
Long sleeve dress version for a fabric with no pattern direction: 2 m, and for a fabric with a pattern direction: 2m10
Short sleeve blouse: 1m10 of fabric
Blouse elbow length sleeve: 1m15 of fabric
Long sleeve blouse: 1m35 of fabric
– 1 button for the back or a small hook
– A 40 cm invisible zip to close at the side – dress version only
– 15 cm of fusible interfacing for long sleeves version
Choice of fabrics: Viscose, cotton, tencel, linen, silk and for the blouse version a nice openwork fabric too. Fabrics that are softer, which flatter the delicate work of the darts and the way the skirt falls. In all cases, choose a fabric that holds the darts well with the heat of the iron.