The Senorita blouse has a front neck slit and a bow tie. The long sleeves are ruched from wrist to elbow, a detail which will look as good in the boardroom as at the dinner table.
Just loose enough to not need a zip.
The pattern is designed to be hip length but you could extend it to be a tunic or even a dress - just make sure it's wide enough at the hips - measure across the pattern to check.
If you've already completed a couple of simple items this will be a good next step.
Slinky silk jersey is ideal for this design, especially one with an interesting print. Alternatively choose bamboo, synthetic or viscose jersey or a fine wool knit. Just be sure it's fine enough to drape.
You will need 140cm /11/2 yards of fabric, at least 140cm/56" wide.
Alice & Co patterns can be purchased in three different page formats and are designed to be printed in colour.
Once you have selected your preferred page size and purchased your pattern you will be given a download link. This will also be emailed to you so don't worry if you don't want to download it straight away!
The download will consist of a zip file containing 2 separate PDF files:
1x Pattern Instructions 1x Pattern in the page format you have purchased.
*Please make sure you read the following instructions carefully before printing!*
For A4/US Letter: it is vital to make sure your pattern prints at full scale or the sizing will not be correct. Your print settings should be set to 'full scale', '100%', 'actual size' or equivalent according to your printer software.
There are two test squares on the first page of every pattern: a 5cm and a 2" square.
Print only this page first and check your square measures up, before printing the rest of the pattern.
For A0 copy shop: follow the instructions given by your chosen copy shop. Services are also available online - we recommend Patternsy - who print on lightweight tissue paper with very speedy delivery to anywhere in the world! Once you have purchased your pattern from us, simply click on the link above to go to their website and follow the steps to upload your pattern.