Pinner used the free Colette Sorbetto top pattern as a base to work from, redrafted the armholes, lowered the neckline sightly and used the tova dress pattern as a guide for the length of the dress.
tutorial for 2 hour top sewing pattern:
free Pattern: Kimono-Sleeve A-Line Dress - Media - Sew Daily This file contains pattern pieces only. Project instructions are in Stitch With Style's 2013 issue. This incredibly flattering dress has kimono sleeves and a gathered skirt.
Free Pam Dress Pattern and Tutorial
pattern, free : Dress with floral pattern sectional drawing (Diy Ropa Patrones)