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Pattern Stats

  Reviewed 5 times

  Wanted by 12 members

  Owned by 20 members


  Kwik Sew 2518 Knit Dresses
Misses Dresses Fabric: |Lycra

Kwik Sew 2518
Kwik Sew 2518

Images © Kwik Sew
Size and other Info
Not Available for Sale

Misses' Dresses
Sizes: XS - S - M - L - XL

The dresses are designed for stretch knits only with 25% stretch across the grain.   We suggest interlock, textured knits, stretch velvet or stretch velour.

The misses' pull-over dresses have a center back seam and A-line skirts.  View A and B have a neckline finished with a self fabric binding.  View A has short sleeves, View B has long sleeves.  View C has a V-neckline with a self fabric neckband and short sleeves.

Size

XS

S

M

L

XL

 

Bust

31 1/2 - 32 1/2 (80-83)

34 - 35 1/2 (86-90)

37 - 38 1/2 (94-98)

40 - 41 1/2 (102-106)

43 - 45 (110 -114)

" (cm)

Waist

22 - 23 1/2 (56-60)

24 3/4 -26 (63-66)

27 1/2 - 29 (70-74)

31 - 33 (79-84)

35 - 37 (89-94)

" (cm)

Hip

32 1/4 - 34 (82-86)

35 1/2 - 37 (90-94)

38 1/2 - 40 (98-102)

41 3/4 - 43 1/4 (106-110)

45 - 47 (115-120)

" (cm)

Back Waist Length

15 1/2 (39.5)

16 (41)

16 1/2 (42)

17 (43)

17 (43)

" (cm)

Finished Length from Natural Waist

     View A and B

33 1/2 (85)

33 1/2 (85)

33 1/2 (85)

33 1/2 (85)

33 1/2 (85)

" (cm)

     View C

18 1/2 (47)

18 1/2 (47)

18 1/2 (47)

18 1/2 (47)

18 1/2 (47)

" (cm)

Finished Width at Bottom Edge

     View A & B

53 (134)

56 1/2 (143)

60 (152)

63 (158)

66 (167)

" (cm)

     View C

43 (109)

47 (119)

50 (127)

53 (134)

58 (147)

" (cm)

Material Required: Fabric requirement allows for nap, one-way design or shading. Extra fabric may be needed to match design or for shrinkage.

Fabric 60" (152 cm) Wide

     View A

1 3/4 (1.60)

1 3/4 (1.60)

1 7/8 (1.75)

2 1/4 (2.10)

2 5/8 (2.40)

yd (m)

     View B

2 1/4 (2.10)

2 1/4 (2.10)

2 1/4 (2.10)

2 3/8 (2.20)

2 3/4 (2.55)

yd (m)

     View C

1 1/4 (1.15)

1 3/8 (1.30)

1 3/8 (1.30)

1 3/8 (1.30)

1 3/8 (1.30)

yd (m)

Notions: Thread, scrap piece of fusible interfacing.

   
Member Reviews
photo Easy & Great for Beginners
Pattern Description: Misses knit dresses Pattern Sizing:Regular sizing Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?It kinda looked like the pattern drawings except the models were much more "svelte". Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes--its a
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Mrs.Moos
star
2/11/07
photo Easy & Great for Beginners
Pattern Description: -simple pattern Knit dress http://www.sewingpatterns.com/index-kwiksew.html Pattern Sizing: xs - xl. I used med. except in the bust area where I used med-lg. and hip also med-lg. Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Ye
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psayli

3/5/06
photo Highly Recommend
Pattern Description: Misses' pullover dresses with a-line skirt and center back seam Pattern Sizing:XS-XL Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?Yes, before I tweaked it. Were the instructions easy to follow?Yes, as always with KS What did yo
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edube
star
11/2/04
photo Highly Recommend
I bought this pattern after reading Mini's very positive review of it, and, as we would expect, she's right! It's a great basic dress, easy to construct, and comfortable. Mine feels just right on, although it looks a bit large in the picture. I cut a size S through the shoulders, bust, and waist,
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Julia Graham
star
9/21/02
photo Highly Recommend
This is the first time I have ever reviewed a pattern that I haven't finished sewing! I cut out this simple a-line knit dress this morning and basted it together for a trial fitting. This is a great little pattern, totally easy to sew, with a flattering and comfortable fit. It is designed for knits
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Mini
starstarstarstar
6/6/02


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