Closet Case Patterns
Buy the Charlie Caftan from Closet Case Patterns, it is a loose fitting silhouette skimming summer dress. All versions feature a deep V neckline, kimono sleeves, inset center panel and roomy pockets. View A is modern and architectural with striking pleats beneath the bust. For a softer, more romantic dress, Views B & C feature a gently gathered bodice with an optional waist tie for a figure skimming silhouette in two skirt lengths. You may also choose between a dramatically wide kimono sleeve, or one slightly higher cut for more coverage
What we think: I (Kate) made this last summer and wore it to death, it really does look good on most body types and I’m planning to make more this summer I can’t reccommend it highly enough!
Suggested Fabrics: A light to medium weight woven such as linen, chambray, tencel, linen, silk, chiffon, rayon challis, crepe de chine.
This sewing pattern is available in PAPER format.
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