Pattern for Garment Making: Cielo Top & Dress by Closet Core Patterns
Skill level: Confident Beginner
Buy the Cielo Top and Dress sewing pattern from Closet Core Patterns. The Cielo Top and Dress is an easy, breezy take on a boxy tee and shift dress. Loaded with interesting details and interchangeable features, it will fast become a wardrobe building favorite.
Choose between a semi-cropped top with a cuffed short sleeve (View A) or dramatic gathered long sleeve (View B). Or, make an easy fitting dress with sleek inseam pockets (View C), or without pockets (View D). All views have a slightly dropped shoulder, angled shoulder yoke and roomy fit, with a choice between an elegant bias binding or faced neckline finish.
Suggested fabrics: This pattern can be made with a variety of fabrics depending on the desired effect. For a more structured shape, use light to medium weight wovens such as linen, chambray or cotton shirtings. For a drapier effect, use rayon challis, Tencel, cotton voile or silk.
45″ (114 cm) wide fabric:
View A (Short sleeved top): Sizes 0-14 = 1.5 yd (1.4 m) // 16-20 = 1.75 yd (1.6 m)
View B (Long sleeved top): Sizes 0-8 = 2.5 yd (2.25 m) // 10-14 = 3 yd (2.75 m) // 16-20 = 3.5 yd (3.2 m)
View C (Dress with pockets and short sleeves): Sizes 0-8 = 2.5 yd (2.25 m) // 10-14 = 3 yd (2.75 m) // 16-20 = 3.25 yd (3 m)
View D (Dress without pockets and long sleeves): Sizes 0-8 = 3.25 yd (3 m) // 10-14 = 3.75 yd (3.5 m) // 16-20 = 4.25 yd (3.8 m)
58″ (150 cm) wide fabric:
View A (Short sleeved top): Sizes 0-8 = 1.25 yd (1.15 m) // 10-20 = 1.75 yd (1.6 m)
View B (Long sleeved top): Sizes 0-14 = 2 yd (1.85 m) // 16-20 = 2.25 yd (2 m)
View C (Dress with pockets and short sleeves): Sizes 0-20 = 2.25 yd (2 m)
View D (Dress without pockets and long sleeves): Sizes 0-20 = 2.75 yd (2.6 m)
Notions: Lightweight non-stretch fusible interfacing (0.25 yd/0.25 m); thread.