Simplicity: Spring 2014
Spring into a new wardrobe with these great patterns from Simplicity!
MISSES' & PLUS SIZE TUNIC
This light and airy tunic from Simplicity pattern 1461 can be made in many fun colors to brighten your wardrobe. The top can be constructed with three-quarter length or short sleeves and has neckline and trim variations. You can obtain the perfect fit by using separate pattern pieces for cup sizes B, C, and D (in misses' sizes) and C, D, and DD (in women's sizes).
Suggested fabrics are batiks, batiste, challis, cotton lawn, satin, crepe de chine, gauze, georgette, linens or silks. Six 1/3-inch buttons are needed for view F.
MISSES' 1950'S VINTAGE PEPLUM TUNIC & BLOUSE
Trend a blast from the past with this 1950s styled peplum top in a tunic or blouse length from Simplicity pattern 1460. The tunic has options for a high neckline, contrast mandarin collar and cuffs, or a round collar. The blouse top has a scalloped neckline.
Suggested fabrics for this pattern are lightweight to medium woven fabrics such as cotton and linens, brocade, crepe, lace, sateen, or satin. Notions needed for view A are four 5/8-inch buttons. View B requires nine 5/8-inch buttons, and view C requires three 5/8-inch buttons and two small snaps.