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The Avid Seamstress, The Sun Dress

$25.00

The Sun Dress features a fitted bodice with a square neckline, wide modern straps and a button-down front. The bodice has a front side dart and the back a waist dart. A pleated skirt with pockets offers a fun, flattering silhouette as well as comfort and practicality for your day-to-day activities.

The wide skirt hem finishes the look. The dress is fastened by a concealed zipper at the back.

Pattern sizes - UK 6 - UK 22

Skill level - Intermediate 

Suggested Fabrics

The Sun Dress is suitable for light to medium-weight fabrics such as cotton, chambray and linen. Consider making The Sun Dress in light-weight striped linen for a classic take on the French Riviera style.

Supplies Needed

Fabric, thread, 41cm/16" invisible zipper, four 2cm buttons, 25cm/20" iron on interfacing

Fabric needed

112cm / 44" wide

UK6 - UK12 = 2.4m
UK14 - UK20 - 2.5m

* Size UK22 needs to be fitted onto 114cm / 45" wide fabric and would require 2.5mts

145cm / 57" wide

UK6 - UK12  -  2mts
UK14 - UK22 - 2.4mts

What's included

  • Pattern printed on high-quality pattern paper
  • Beautiful step by step instruction booklet
  • Guide to taking your measurements
  • Fabric and Sewing basics help card
  • Sewing Terms Demystified card
  • Checklist card to ensure you have covered everything before starting your project
  • All of this encased in a big beautiful re-closable envelope