With the end of summer near, it's time to start thinking about knitting a fall wardrobe. Those lovely shift dresses of summer can still be worn in cooler climates when paired with a long-sleeve shirt or warm leggings. Knitters can take advantage of three free shift dress patterns, each with a signature cozy chic style. The free Trapeze Tunic Dress knitting pattern, designed by Irina Poludnenko, is a comfy style that can be worn around the house or while running errands. The Audrey Dress is a free shift dress pattern that's perfect for knitting up classic office attire. The Margarita Dress is a vintage, long-sleeve shift dress with dressy details that make it an ideal and simple party dress.