Sewing Pattern - This feminine ensemble of flowing Tunic and wide-legged pants is considered the traditional costume of
Vietnam. The easy-sew Tunic features front and back waist shaping darts, mandarin collar, front neckline/armhole
opening, tapered long sleeves with elbow darts, and long free-hanging front and back panels. The Pants have an easy
full-legged fit, center back zipper, and faced waistline. Suggested fabrics: Lightweight, drapey fabrics such as silk,
polyester, or cotton gauze for Tunic and/or Pants; also embroidered brocade for Tunic. Ao Dai pants are typically white;
the Tunic can be plain white, a plain or patterned color, or the traditional red and gold for a wedding garment.