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The Calvin pattern is a wrap dress and top with exposed bias binding that extends into long ties to form a bow closure. It has rings and sliders which create adjustable shoulder straps for an easy fit. View A is a short top that hits approximately two inches below the natural waist. View B is a straight dress that hits at mid calf.

This paper pattern is from True Bias, which is an independent sewing pattern company based in the USA.

Recommended fabrics:


🧵 Light to medium weight woven fabrics that press well such as linen, chambray, rayon challis, silk crepe de chine, and cotton.




🧵Women’s sizes 0-18


Sewing level: 


🧵 Intermediate




🧵 Coordinating thread 
🧵 Hand sewing needle
🧵 1/2” bra ring and sliders (2 of each) 
🧵 Optional : 1 x 1/4” sew on snap

Calvin wrap dress and top, by True/Bias

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