The Escapade Top and Dress has plenty of options to help you get through a hot summer!
- Bra/Bikini, Tank/Tankini, Swim dress/summer dress
- Shelf bra with optional removable cups
- Straps can be made into a halter, sewn straight, or crossed
- Tank can have regular or banded hem
- Maternity option for tank and dress
- Optional ruching for non-maternity tank and dress
The Escapade may look like just a bathing suit, but it is really fantastic as a summer dress too. It will be perfect for watching tons of swim meets this summer! If you’re making a swimsuit, be sure to check out the Riptide Reversible Shorties, the Ultimate Bikini Bottoms, and the Shenanigans Skort!
This listing is for a downloaded PDF sewing pattern, NOT a finished product. Your download should immediately pop up after purchasing, but you can also log into your account at any time and download the package again. Your downloads will include a professionally drawn pattern with trimless pages and layers.
The pattern pieces included are formatted for 8.5×11, A4 (typically outside of the US), and A0 printers. Please remember to NOT use the A4 pattern unless you are located outside of the US and own an A4 printer and A4 paper. The A0 pattern is specifically designed for large format printing. You have permission from 5 out of 4 Patterns to have this pattern printed at your local copy shop.
The separate tutorial download includes hyperlinks to help you navigate to whichever options you’re interested in doing. It also includes professionally drawn images for each tutorial step as well as pictures for steps that might be a little tricky. We take great pains to make the tutorial as clear as possible! We’ve even included links to our YouTube channel, where you can find video tutorials on certain steps.
The Women’s Escapade Top and Dress pattern is available for women’s sizes XXS-5XL. The size chart and fabric requirements are listed in the last image.
Please don’t hesitate to contact me via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any questions. We’d love to see you in our Facebook group too!