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Dress patterns edit: Wrap dress

A wrap dress is one of those classic pieces in your wardrobe that can take you through all seasons. We’re so glad that wrap dresses have made a massive comeback this year, and we thought it’s about time to have a look at some different styles. From a sophisticated full wrap dress in a woven fabric to a faux wrap dress in a knit fabric, we’ve gathered a few of our favourite designs.

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Pattern: Simplicity 8637.

This beautiful real wrap dress is a timeless piece that will be perfect to wear to multiple occasions from casual chic to a stylish wedding. It features different romantic ruffle options and sleeve and length variations.

Pattern: Simplicity 8013.

This nostalgic faux wrap front dress from the 1970’s is a showstopper! The dress is fully lined and can be made in two lengths with either bishop or bell sleeves. Add the sash for an extra fabulous design detail.

Pattern: Butterick 4790.

A different kind of wrap; the vintage walk away dress from 1952!  This pattern only has three pattern pieces, it has darts in the front and back, and back waist and shoulder seams. This design is so different because the back wraps around to the front for a sheath-and-overskirt look.

Pattern: Butterick B6054.

This wrap dress is just as fabulous as comfortable as it’s designed for knitted fabrics. It is fitted, and the fabric is beautifully gathered into the waist seam on the right. The deep V-neckline and shaped right front skirt are details that make this pattern a must have in your wardrobe.

Pattern: Butterick B6411.

This faux wrap dress is also designed for knitted fabrics and the long sleeves are perfect for colder months. The wrap detail on the front of this dress is stunning and you can wear it with tights and boots for a cosy and stylish look!

Pattern: Butterick B6675.

This fantastic wrap dress has a semi-fitted bodice with grown on sleeves and tie closures. It’s designed for woven fabrics and the pattern includes different sleeve length and hem variations, including this beautiful asymmetrical hem.

Pattern: McCall’s M7953.

This jumpsuit might not look like it fits in with todays favourite wrap dress round up, but the pattern doesn’t just includes this fabulous wrap jumpsuit, it includes a mock wrap dress too! Both designs are bang on trend and they come with different length and sleeve variations too.

Pattern: Vogue 1405.

This design features beautiful batwing sleeves and a mock wrap front bodice, which extends into back collar. Another garment that would be ideal for this time of the year as it’s made for knits and it’s fully lined. So stylish yet comfortable!

Pattern: Burda 6443.

Another design that looks really flattering with a fitted wrapped bodice which is actually a faux wrap so you don’t have to worry about your dress blowing open in the wind!

Pattern: Vogue V9251.

A classic wrap dress with fantastic flouncy sleeves and eye catching dropped hem. Make this pattern in a beautiful drapey fabric and it would be perfect to swoosh around in on party’s and other festive celebrations!

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