Reynolds Top and Dress


Size Range: 0-34 (up to a 62″ chest/hip)

View Size Chart & Fabric Requirements

The Reynolds Top and Dress is your go-to summer garment! Throw this simple sundress on and you will instantly be in the mood for a relaxing garden stroll or a cold drink by the pool. Pair the Reynolds top with high-waisted bottoms or layer the dress over a simple knit tee. Reynolds features wide shoulder straps, bust darts, inseam pockets, and a side slit with mitered corners at the hem. This is a pull-on-overhead design with shaping in the side and back seams. The top of the garment is finished with a topstitched facing.


Pattern Details

Sewing Level: Advanced Beginner
Size Range: 0-34 (up to a 62″ chest/hip)

This pattern includes two size options. There is a B-cup pattern from sizes 0-22 and a D-cup pattern from sizes 12-34.

Recommended Fabrics:
Light to medium weight woven fabrics with no stretch. Linen, cotton (lawn, poplin, voile, seersucker, shirting, double gauze, crinkle cotton), Tencel twill, silk, and rayon/viscose challis or poplin will work well. Structured fabric like crisp cotton lawn will have more dramatic volume and drapier fabrics like rayon challis will have more fluid movement.

Required Notions:

  • Thread
  • Lightweight fusible interfacing 18″ (50 cm) x 34″ (90 cm)

This is a print-at-home PDF pattern.
This pattern is designed to print at home on A4 (8.3” x 11.7”) or letter (8.5” X 11”) sized paper. Copyshop file is also provided  (A0 – 33.1″ x 46.8″). A comprehensive instruction booklet is included.

About the author


Helen Wilkinson is the designer and founder of Helen's Closet Patterns. She also co-hosts the Love to Sew Podcast! Helen is obsessed with all things sewing and strives to share her passion and knowledge with the sewing community.