Paloma Top, Tunic & Dress Pattern


Invigorate your casual wardrobe with the breezy Paloma. The Paloma is as comfortable as your most-loved t-shirt, but adds a shapely, elegant flair.

This is a PDF sewing pattern, available to download immediately after purchase. (What is a PDF pattern?)


The Paloma has a flat front and gathering at the sides. It can be easily sewn on any sewing machine, and is perfect for your first (or hundredth) sewing project using knits. This pattern includes three variations – top, tunic or dress – and can be made with short- or 3/4-length sleeves.

The downloadable PDF pattern includes instructions, assembly diagrams, and full-size pattern pieces for women’s sizes XS-XL. (What is a PDF pattern?)

Fabric Type


Size Range
Skill Level

Beginner, Confident Beginner, Intermediate



Fabric- Knit

54″ wide

  • Top: 2.25 yd/2 m
  • Tunic: 2.5 yd/2.3 m
  • Dress: 2.875 yd/2.7 m


  • 6 yards of 1/4″ wide Steam-a-Seam ©
  • Stretch sewing machine needle
  • Tape/rubber cement