Tessuti Patterns Frankie Dress. Available in store or online.
Tessuti Patterns Frankie Dress. Available instore or online.

Tessuti Patterns Frankie Dress

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Frankie Top/Dress Pattern  – This perfect jersey knit style is a fabulous wardrobe winner suitable for all seasons. The pattern features a flared hemline, set in sleeves and comes with numerous style options - two dress lengths, a top and four sleeve lengths (short, elbow, three quarter and full). The stitched down, back facing creates a neat and secure neckline. 

Suitable fabrics for the Frankie Top/Dress include light-mid weight jerseys and light weight ponti knits. Not suitable for woven fabrics.

Pattern Details.

Sizes included: (AUS sizing) XXS, XS, S, M, L and XL

Size Chart  

           Bust        Waist       Hip 

XXS    81cm      69cm      91cm

XS       86cm      74cm      96cm

S         91cm      79cm       101cm

M        96cm      84cm      106cm

L        101cm     89cm       111cm

XL      106cm     94cm     116cm

Fabric Requirements 150cm: 

Short Sleeve Top - 1 to 1.1m

Elbow Length Top - 1.1 to 1.25m

3/4 Length Top - 1.2 to 1.35m

Long Sleeve Top - 1.35 to 1.5m

Short Dress - 1.6 to 1.85m

Long Dress - 1.85 to 2.2m


Notionsthread, 25cm clear elastic, stretch twin needle (2.5mm)

Finished Sleeve Lengths - Short Sleeve – 7” or 18cm, Elbow Sleeve – 14” or 35cm, 3/4 Sleeve – 22” or 56cm, Long Sleeve – 23.5” or 60cm

Finished Length of Frankie Top (from centre back) – e.g. Size S – 26.5” or 67cm long

Finished Length of Frankie Short Dress (from centre back) – e.g. Size S – 36” or 91.5cm long

Finished Length of Frankie Long Dress (from centre back) – e.g. Size S – 43” or 109cm long

Finished Width of Frankie Top/Dress (across finished bustline) – e.g. Size S – 37” or 94.5cm

Finished Width of Frankie Top (finished hemline) – e.g. Size S – 52.5” or 133cm

Finished Width of Frankie Short Dress (finished hemline) – e.g. Size S – 62” or 157cm

Finished Width of Frankie Long Dress (finished hemline) – eg. Size S – 69” or 175cm

 Seam Allowance: seam allowances are included. Please take the seam allowances specified in sewing instructions.

Sewing Level for this pattern: suitable for advanced beginners, intermediate and accomplished sewers.

Recommended fabrics: light-mid weight jerseys and light weight ponti knits.