Sew an Easy Holiday Knit Dress
Sew a classy, yet comfortable, seasonal holiday dress. Nancy Zieman’s knit overlay tunic and dress, M7655 from The McCall Pattern Company aligns with Nancy’s sewing approach—easy styling with streamline sewing tips. The NZP Team’s pattern with McCall Pattern Company features an overlayed wrap on the bodice, two hem length options, and two neckline options: cowl and scoop neck.
Loose-fitting pullover tunic with front and back overlay, cowl, and scoop neck collar variations
Loose-fitting pullover dress with front and back overlay, cowl, and scoop neck collar variations
You’ll find the pattern available at Nancy’s Notions or your local fabric shop.
Make this pattern as a top or dress. Sizes included with this collection range from pattern size 6–22.
Find knit fabrics at Nancy’s Notions. Depending on your fabric choice—print or solid fabric—this quick-to-sew fashion can be made for daywear, your next vacation, casual lunch dates, or evening wear.
Easy Sewing Features
From the illustrations, you can see that the sewing time is minimal. Using moderate stretch knits (35% crossgrain)—cotton knits, jersey interlock, sweater knits—this tunic is certain to be a comfortable addition to your wardrobe.
For tips on sewing with knits, watch Sew Knits With Confidence (Part One and Part Two) on Sewing With Nancy online.
For a chance to win a copy of McCall’s M7655 Knit Overlay Tunic Pattern, please leave a comment below and let us know what view you’d like to make. The McCall Pattern Company will give away one pattern to one US resident in the 48 contiguous states.
The randomly selected winner of a package of Wrap ’n Fuse Piping from Nancy’s Notions, is Dixie.
Her comment is: I would use piping on pillows and the new tree skirt I am working on. Gives them a great look.
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