The Penny dress features a classic design with feminine details. This charming shirtdress has a fitted bodice, with traditional shirt details like a collar stand, button placket, and shoulder yoke. These thoughtful details allow you to learn new sewing skills or perfect existing ones.
Version 1 features a fitted waistband and full set-in sleeves that complement a gathered skirt. This version is perfect for honing in on your decorative stitching and tailoring skills.
Version 2 has a sleeveless bodice, a semi-circle skirt, and an overlapping gathered waist belt. The skirts can be mixed to match either bodice, so you can create a customized dress for your style.
Click here to view Colette's size chart. Colette patterns now include two different size ranges: misses and curvy. This means that you can choose a pattern in misses sizes 0-16 (XS-L) or curvy sizes 18-26 (XL-XXXL). Sizes 0-16 are drafted for a C cup and sizes 18-26 are drafted for a DD cup.