Closet Core Patterns Nicks Dress + Blouse - Sizes 0-20 (Approx. UK size 6 -24)


Inject a little bohemian glamour into your wardrobe with the Nicks Dress + Blouse by Closet Core Patterns.

View A is a button front dress with comfortable elastic waist.

View B is a voluminous swing tunic with a gathered hip tier.

View C is an elegant blouse with a faced neckline.

All views feature a loose fitting V-necked bodice with a gently gathered shoulder and yoke. The slightly puffed sleeve is gathered at the shoulder; choose between a short or a long sleeve. You may also choose between two interchangeable neckline finishes: a simple facing, or a bias bound neckline with delicate rouleau button loops and buttons. 

This is a paper pattern which comes with a printed instructions booklet.


SKILL LEVEL - 2 out of 5 (Confident beginner)

SIZE RANGE - Approx. UK 6-24 / US 0-20 

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS - The Nicks Dress + Blouse shines in a variety of light to medium-weight wovens with moderate drape.

  • For a flowy, ethereal effect, try: rayon challis, viscose, silk, crepe, chiffon, charmeuse, georgette.
  • For more body, try: cotton shirting, batiste, voile, chambray or linen.


  • Fabric (see chart for quantities)
  • 5 x 12mm (1/2") buttons for Views A & B centre front.
  • 2m (2yds) or 13mm (1/2") wide elastic for View A, 0.5m (1/2yd) for View C.
  • 0.25m (10") x  0.25m (10") lightweight interfacing for View C.
  • Thread in matching colour.
  • Marking tool, tube turner or safety pin for Views A & B.