The Trapeze (Adult Dress) – Merchant & Mills Sewing Pattern


A flared dress, just below the knee, with small neat shoulder and shallow rounded neckline. With the option of a button through back or a simple slip over the head. The trapeze is so easy to make and so easy to wear.

You have the option of making this 3/4 sleeved, sleeveless and short sleeved, all with a button back opening.

This is a multi-size paper pattern in an envelope including sizes 8 – 18

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SKU: The Trapeze Adult Dress Merchant & Mills Sewing Pattern Categories: , , ,


All seam allowances are 1.5cm unless otherwise stated.

Skill level – beginner.

Fabric suggestions – medium weight, dress weight wovens, cotton sanded twill, 8-14oz denim, linen, corduroy, tencel, tencel/linen, wool tweeds, oilskins.


You will need:

Matching thread.

Interfacing – 0.35M (for the sleeveless version) and 0.25M (for the sleeved version both views).

Buttons – 10 x 20 – 23mm (For the top you will need 6 buttons)