12 to 32, in three cup sizes (C/D, E/F, G/H). See Sizing Guide.
Main fabric: Woven fabric such as cotton, linen, double gauze or upholstery fabric. Heavier fabrics will give a more structured look.
Lining: Lightweight woven such as cotton lawn, rayon bemberg or silk crepe de chine.
Optional: interfacing for waistband (if using a lightweight fabric).
Universal or microtex needle, hand sewing needle, thread, 24”/ 61 cm invisible zip (for dress) or 11”/ 28 cm invisible zip (for skirt), optional hook & eye
Choose your own adventure with numerous features that can be mixed and matched in over 350 combinations! Pattern features include:
- Darted or princess seamed
- Sleeved or sleeveless
- Scoop, v-neck, or square front
- High or v-neck back
- Fitted sleeve (standard and full bicep included) in short, 3/4th, or long
- Flutter sleeve in short or elbow-length
- Cap sleeve
- Pleated or gored
- Knee, tea, or maxi length
Additionally, all skirts can be made as standalone skirts with a new contoured waistband.
There are two options for purchasing this pattern:
OPTION 1: If you don't own the original Upton Dress pattern
If you haven't already purchased the Upton Dress pattern, you can get the Upton Dress & Skirt plus Mix & Match Expansion as a complete set. That's 32 pattern pieces and over 350 possible dress and skirt combos.
This option is available as a printed pattern that ships anywhere in the world, or as a PDF pattern that you can download instantly. Make your selection using the format and version buttons above.
OPTION 2: If you already own the original Upton Dress pattern
If you already have the Upton Dress pattern, you can get this pattern as an expansion pack only. This option includes 25 brand-new pieces that take your Upton Dress pattern from 6 possible combinations to over 350 dress and skirt combos.
This option is available as a PDF pattern that you can download instantly. Use the format and version buttons above to choose this option.
PDF pattern information
New to PDF sewing patterns? See our complete guide here.
The PDF comes in separate files so you only need to print the cup size and features you desire. You'll receive files to print at home or at a copy shop. Files are delivered as a .zip file which can be downloaded on a computer, but not on a mobile device. For more on PDFs, see the FAQs.
Instructions: 36 pages (15 MB)
- Bodice pieces (for each cup size): up to 13 pages (0.4 MB each)
Skirt pieces: up to 55 pages (0.5 MB each)
- Sleeve pieces: up to 12 pages (0.3 MB each)
Copy shop (A0 or US 36" x 48" size) files:
- Bodice pieces (for each cup size): 1 page (0.3 MB each)
Skirt pieces: 3 pages (0.3 MB each)
- Sleeve pieces: 2 pages (0.3 MB each)
Michelle (pink floral) is wearing a size 26 C/D graded to a 30 in the waist and hips. Her measurements are high bust 51", full bust 53.5", waist 49.5", hip 60", and she is 5' 6”.
Jenny H. (burgundy & blue floral) is wearing a size 22 G/H graded to a 28 in the waist and 32 in hip. Her measurements are high bust 47", full bust 52", waist 48", and hip 61.5", and she is 5' 6”.
Rachel (floral skirt & gold) is wearing a size 16 G/H. Her measurements are high bust 41", full bust 46", waist 36.5" and hip 49.5". She is 5' 5”.
Ayelet (white) is wearing a size 14 G/H. Her measurements are high bust 39", full bust 43.5", waist 34", hip 46", and she is 5' 4”.
Molly (peach floral, black & white) is wearing a size 18 G/H. Her measurements are high bust 43", full bust 48", waist 38", and hip 48". She is 5' 4".
Jenny R. (chambray) is wearing a size 18 G/H. Her measurements are high bust 43", full bust 48", waist 40", and hip 47". She is 5' 6".