September 25, 2023

Grafton Dress, Top & Skirt Inspiration: A Night Out with Grafton

In a previous blog post we showcased an array of Grafton daywear ideas to get those creative juices flowing. Today, the Grafton is going out for a night on the town! From chic and classy skirts and tops to dresses and matching sets, it’s a parade of stunning evening looks that you can create using the Grafton Dress, Top and Skirt Mix & Match Pack.

The Grafton is a knit mix and match sewing pattern featuring over 400 possible garment combinations. With multiple bodice, skirt, sleeve, and neckline options you can easily create an evening going out look that is perfectly and fashionably YOU.

This curve-friendly pattern comes in our two size ranges, 0-16 and 12-32 (sold separately) and in cup sizes C-H and can basically do it all. Whether you’re on the hunt for a new going-out top, floral maxi skirt, or matching set for dinner at your favorite restaurant, you can craft a unique look every time you sew the Grafton Dress, Top and Skirt Mix & Match Pack.

Now without further ado, here’s some Grafton inspiration for your next night out!

Sophisticated Skirts

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Swoosh and sway the night away in the sophisticated skirt of your dreams. Play it up or down with different shape, color, and fabric options to achieve the perfect blend of chic and feminine.

Want the look? Try the Grafton’s maxi, straight, or A-line skirt with or without pockets and side slits.

Gorgeous Going Out Tops

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Exude confidence and style on your next night out by creating your perfectly personalized Grafton going out top. Play with colors, textures, a fun new neckline, or even a bishop sleeve. The world is your oyster!

Want the look? Try the Grafton’s square, turtleneck, or crew neck neckline options.

Bold and Beautiful Print Dresses

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Nothing feels quite like slipping on a new dress, especially one that features your own unique style. Make a statement with your next dress that highlights your personal style with a pop of heart pounding print. Try a fun polka dot, geometric, or even a bold stripe matched with a chunky boot.

Want the look? Try the Grafton’s body contouring straight skirt, trendy maxi, or flouncy circle skirt.

Fine Floral Dresses

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A feel-good floral dress is something that every wardrobe needs. A floaty floral with a square neckline or long straight skirt are super on-trend at the moment. Or try a skater dress paired with a feminine floral.

Want the look? Try one of the Grafton’s many neckline, skirt, or sleeve options to make your floral masterpiece glow.

Showstopping Solid Dresses

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Steal the show in a solid-colored dress perfectly personalized to your unique style. Whether classic or bold, you’ll stand out from the crowd.

Want the look? Try pairing with a bright print heel, belt your asymmetrical skirt for a more fitted look or a craft your maxi with a slit.

Trending Matching Sets

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When it comes to eveningwear, matching sets are trending and we’re here for it. You can easily mix and match colors, textures, and fabrics to create a comfortable yet elevated look. Watch out leisurewear, formal sets are taking the world by storm.

Want the look? Try a more formal look with a slitted maxi or a body contouring straight skirt. Play with necklines and drop shoulders to achieve an array of fashionable looks.

Feeling inspired? We hope so! Get your copy of the Grafton Dress, Top and Skirt Mix & Match Pack, and let’s get sewing. Be sure to tag your makes with #GraftonDress, #GraftonSkirt, or #GraftonTop on social media so we can be equally as inspired from your incredible creations.

Let me know what you think!