wrap top VONDEL | fabric + style inspiration

There is something so easy about wrap tops and dresses: effortlessly chic and oh-so feminine. The wrap top + dress VONDEL is what my nonchalantly stylish urban self wears when strolling through le Marais in Paris or gently gliding through the Vondelpark on a summer day. 

 

wrap top + dress VONDEL | style and styling inspiration

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The wrap top + dress VONDEL is designed with light-weight drapey fabrics in mind. Typically, this is more of a spring or summer piece. But I think that a VONDEL in a wool crepe would make a gorgeous fall or winter wardrobe item as well!

I made each of my three VONDELs in different types of fabric. One is in organic cotton broadcloth from Organic Cotton Plus, another in a mystery fabric (a poly blend? cupro? no idea!) that I got to pick out when volunteering at FABSCRAP and the last was a cotton-silk blend (sadly, not organic) that I found on my trip to NYC back in October. 

wrap top + dress VONDEL | PDF sewing pattern | halfmoon ATELIER

Are you dying to get started on your wrap top + dress VONDEL? Here is some inspiration to get your sew-jo flowing and help you to decide what fabric you'll use for your next VONDEL.

 

wrap top + dress VONDEL | fabric inspiration | autumn colors

+ Linen | Merchant & Mills | 385 gsm or 11.5 oz | ships from UK
+ Tencel Twill | Blackbird Fabrics | 162 gsm | ships from Canada
+ Linen | Blackbird Fabrics | 162 gsm | ships from Canada
+ Raw Silk Noil | Blackbird Fabrics | 160 gsm | ships from Canada

 

wrap top + dress VONDEL | fabric inspiration | cool spring colors

 

+ Organic Cotton Chambray | Fil & Etik | 130 gsm | ships from France
+ Cotton | Crossgrain Fabrics | light-med weight | ships from Australia
+ Organic Cotton Broadcloth | Organic Cotton Plus | 3.6 oz | ships from USA
+ Linen-Wool Double Gauze | Merchant & Mills | ships from UK

 

wrap top + dress VONDEL | fabric inspiration | prints

+ Organic Cotton Double Gauze | Maker Mountain Fabrics | ships from USA
+ Rayon Challis | La Mercerie | 3.9 oz | ships from USA
+ Organic Cotton Lawn | Fil & Etik | 70 gsm | ships from France
+ Woollen suiting | The Fabric Store | 170 gsm | ships from New Zealand

 

Aren't these all just mouth watering!? Grab your wrap top + dress VONDEL here and go get started! Don't forget to take a look at the VONDEL on all these amazing testers, too!


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