Marcel Dress & Tank Top
Chalk & Notch

$20.00 each

The Marcel Dress pattern from Chalk & Notch Patterns is a woven dress and tank top that is fitted through the high bust and loose through the bust, waist and hips. There are two dress views: View A is midi length and View B is mini length. View C is a tank top that ends at the high hip.

The pattern envelope contains a full size pattern and a detailed instruction booklet.  Find here a complete sew-along for the Marcel pattern on the Chalk and Notch blog.

After discovering the online sewing community in 2015, Gabriela used her fashion industry education and experience to build Chalk and Notch patterns as a more ethical alternative to fast fashion.  The mission at Chalk and Notch is to offer professionally drafted patterns with detailed instructions while creating a welcoming community.  Chalk and Notch and team stand against racism and are committed to working with Black Makers and Makers of Color. They have also pledged to work only with fabric companies and partners who believe in supporting the global movement of Black Lives Matter.

3 in stock

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Make Ideas

Create the vision of a beautiful wearable meadow with a busy floral print challis, or try color blocking solids or play with the direction of stripes for a look that is all yours.

Basic Information

Experience Level


Size Range

bust measure 32" – 58", hip measure 35" – 59"

Design Information

Chalk and Notch patterns are designed for a height of around 5’7″ (174 cm), and include both A/B and C/D bust cup options. An extensive custom adjustments post for the Marcel pattern can be found here:

Cup Size Option(s)

A/B Cup, C/D Cup

What else do I need?

Recommended fabrics: Light to medium weight woven fabrics with a nice drape, such as rayon challis, rayon crepe, rayon voile, cotton lawn, cotton voile, linen blends, and double gauze. A minimum 54" fabric width is required for Midi Dress View A. Allow extra fabric to match stripes or plaids.

*See gallery image for fabric amount requirements based on size choice.

3/4 yard – 60" wide tricot fusible interfacing, OR
2 yards – 20" wide tricot fusible interfacing

This will work well with …