Capital Chic Cuba Libre Sewing Pattern
Cuba Libre is a very loose fitting shirt or shirt dress with a yoke, collar and collar stand, cuffs and cuff plackets, patch pockets and pocket flaps.
View A is intended to be the classic easy fit silk shirt with plenty of volume to offset pencil skirts and narrow fitted trousers. View B is a knee length dress suitable for day wear, keeping the shirt hem for interest. It can be worn with or without a belt for a different look. View C is a dramatic maxi dress, which lends itself to evening wear or summer holiday fabrics.
Note that this pattern does not include a belt - Views B and C are intended to be worn with a purchased belt.
This is an intermediate level pattern.
This pattern is available in sizes UK sizes 10 to 18 (US sizes 6 to 14).
Suggested fabrics are , brushed poly spandex , cotton lycra , or lightweight blouse or dress fabrics suck as silk, linen, and peachskin.
cotton jersey Fabric Requirements
2 yards for all sizes
2 1/2 yards for all sizes
3 yards for all sizes
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