Vogue Top and Trousers V1618
Buy the V1618 top and trousers sewing pattern from Vogue® Patterns. It’s perfect for an advanced beginner dressmaker. The very loose-fitting pullover tunic has a front slit with binding, neck binding and tie ends, self-lined front and back yokes, sleeve band with continuous lap and button and loop closure, shaped hem, and French seams. The trousers are semi-fitted through the hip with straight leg, invisible side zipper, grosgrain ribbon waistband and welts, hem facings, and purchased bias binding seam finish.
Suggested fabrics: A: Gauze, challis, crepe de chine // B: Gabardine, crepe-back satin, ponte knit // Lining: Lightweight broadcloth, charmeuse.
Note: Unsuitable for obvious diagonals. Fabric requirement allows for nap, one-way design or shading. Extra fabric may be needed to match design or for shrinkage.
Sizing: A5 (6-8-10-12-14), E5 (14-16-18-20-22), approx. UK sizes A5 (4/6 – 10), E5 (10 – 18/20). Please check the size chart and finished garment measurements.
Notions: A: Two 3/8” (1 cm) half ball buttons, one pkg. of 1/2” (1.3 cm) wide double-fold bias tape // B: One 7″ (18 cm) zipper, one pkg. of 1/2” (1.3 cm) wide double-fold bias tape, 2 yds. (1.9 m) of 11/2” (3.8 cm) wide grosgrain ribbon.
This sewing pattern is available in PAPER format.
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Heavyweight Cotton / Twill / Gabardine, Jersey / Knits / Scuba, Rayon / Viscose / Crepe, Silk / Satin / Sateen
One to two days
UK 4 / US 0 / EU 32, 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
PAPER A5 (6 – 14), PAPER E5 (14 – 22)