The Colfax is an easy to wear A-line dress with a front yoke and visible binding around the neck and armholes. It has a wide faced hem that hits a few inches above the knee. The Colfax dress is a very versatile pattern that can be sewn up as a coverup for the pool or a comfortable shift for spring and summer events, depending on the fabric you choose. View A is streamlined and chic with no pockets and one fabric for all details. View B includes inseam pockets and uses contrasting fabrics for the yoke, neck and armhole bindings, and a visible hem facing.
Light to medium weight woven fabrics such as linen, cotton shirting, rayon challis, crepe de chine, chambray and cotton gauze.Notions:
Coordinating thread, lightweight fusible interfacing (0.3 yds).
Please note that this purchase is for a pdf home sewing pattern (not the actual garment). Upon purchase you will receive an email from pulley to download the pattern which contains three files - the instructions, the print at home pattern, and the print shop pattern. Please download your pattern on a computer and not an ipad or phone to avoid problems. You may download the file up to three times before your link expires. Please contact me if you have any questions.