An extended size range and PDF versions are on their way!
Drapers Patterns have been designed to run on the larger side. We recommend sizing down if you are between sizes. Please refer to our size chart here.
Bresso is ultimate classic shirt for men and women! Change it up with a cropped hem or lengthen to make a staple shirt dress. With collar options including classic, mandarin or minimalist neck binding, you can reinvent Bresso every time to create a new, timeless wardrobe essential.
Please note all design options are interchangeable on Drapers Patterns.
Skill level; Intermediate
120cm wide – 2.2M to 2.3M
150cm wide - 1.9M to 2.0M
120cm wide – 2.4M to 2.5M
150cm wide - 2M to 2.1M
120cm wide – 3M to 3.1M
150cm wide - 2.3M to 2.4M
You will need:
Fabric(s) of choice.
0.5M of lightweight (non stretch) interfacing.
9 x 16L Buttons
Can be made in a wide variety of fabrics. For easiest construction, a mid weight cotton or linen works well for a semi structured fit. Silk and viscose can be used if you would like a shirt with more drape.
If you are particularly tall or are making for a male, you may want to extend the sleeve length to your desired length. You can always reduce them back down to the original length if needed.
A plus-size range of this pattern is coming soon.