A Verb for Keeping Warm

Tendril Dress

This bias cut dress is wonderfully simple to sew and flattering for all shapes. While the pattern is only two pieces, it’s also a good introduction to advanced techniques including sewing on the bias, bias facing, and French seams. Sized from 37 to 47 inches with 3 inches of ease, A Verb for Keeping warm rates this pattern as intermediate. To make it, you'll need between 2 and 2 1/4 yards of a 55-inch wide lightweight woven fabric and some thread.