MAXI STYLE

A maxi-length garment is a wardrobe must-have.
It remains in fashion year on year as it's so versatile suiting all shapes and sizes.
Originating in the ‘70s, it is an effortless style to wear for day and evening

ON THE HIGH STREET
Stunning dip dye ivory & black silk printed maxi dress with lace neck detail – Anisa Print Silk Maxi Dress, priced @ £129 from Mint Velvet, www.mintvelvet.co.uk

NOW MAKE IT!

Simplicity, 1800
This Amazing Fit pattern features an open or halter neckline, feminine and flattering shapes for all figure types and individual patterns fro slim, average and curvy fit. This dress has princess seams, which follow the contours of the bust and has a pleated skirt with just the right fullness plus concealed pockets in seam line. Sizes 10-18 and 20W-28W, priced @ £8.15.

Jamie Christina – Mission Maxi
A soft free flowing maxi dress sewing pattern with plenty of options to choose from: tank top maxi, halter top maxi, and godet back maxi. Views A and B can be made as tank tops too! The pattern booklet includes a glossary of terms, metric conversion chart, and illustrated instructions in color. Full size pattern pieces in sizes 2 to 18. Priced @ £13.50.