Pattern Fantastique Mersis Dress and Top

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Buy the Mersis Dress and Top sewing pattern from Pattern Fantastique. Mersis is a shift dress for superstars. It draws on 80s glam with generous shapes and peek-a-boo features that suggest more than they reveal. Mersis features Dynasty balloon sleeves, a deep ‘V’ neck at the back and a midway ‘V’ for the front neckline. The ‘V’ necklines are purposefully cut to be above most bra straps and to minimise shoulder drop. The centre front seam features a wide seam allowance topstitched down to enhance the long line from shoulder to hem. The centre front hem has a mitre corner finish and split for the longer lengths. Mersis can also be made as a top.

This sewing pattern is available to buy in the following format:

– PAPER (next working day dispatch on orders and FREE UK delivery over £50)

Suggested fabrics: Mid to lightweight fabrics that gather well. Soft cotton, poplins, drapey mid to lightweight linens, silk twills, rayon, Tencel and other cellulose-based fibres. Super crispy fabrics may require more patience when easing in gussets.

Fabric requirements: 145 cm (57″) wide fabric: Top, 150 cm (59″) // Mini, 200 cm (79″) // Midi, 220 cm (87″) // Ankle, 280 cm (111″).

Sizing: 6 – 26. Please check the size chart.

Notions: Lightweight interfacing, 50 cm x 60 cm (20″ x 24″); matching thread // Optional: Spray starch; contrast thread to baste with.

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Cottons, Drape, Linen

Make time

All day

Sewing level

Confident Beginner, Intermediate


UK 6 / US 2 / EU 34, UK 8 / US 4 / EU 36, UK 10 / US 6 / EU 38, UK 12 / US 8 / EU 40, UK 14 / US 10 / EU 42, UK 16 / US 12 / EU 44, UK 18 / US 14 / EU 46, UK 20 / US 16 / EU 48, UK 22 / US 18 / EU 50, UK 24 / US 20 / EU 52, UK 26 / US 22 / EU 54

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