The Shirt Dress is one of the newer designs from The Assembly Line. It allows for a classic garment to be of a modern staple design.
The Shirt dress features a slight A-line silhouette and is designed to end at mid-calf length. Comes with a regular collar, a front button placket and two different cuff sleeves to choose from, one full length and one that ends at the elbow. Pockets in side seams.
Size: XS-L or XL-3XL
SKILL LEVEL: AVERAGE - ADVANCED
Fabric needed for the short sleeve version
110-120 cm fabric width XS 2.8 m / S 2.8 m / M 3.3 m / L 3.7 m / XL 3.7 m / 2XL 3.7 m / 3XL 3.7 m
140-150 cm fabric width XS 2.1 m / S 2.1 m / M 2.2 m / L 2.3 m / XL 2.8 m / 2XL 2.9 m / 3XL 3.0 m
Fabric needed for the long sleeve version
110-120 cm fabric width XS 3.1 m / S 3.1 m / M 3.5 m / L 4.0 m / XL 4.1 m / 2XL 4.1 m / 3XL 4.1 m
140-150 cm fabric width XS 2.4 m / S 2.4 m / M 2.4 m / L 2.5 m / XL 3.1 m / 2XL 3.2 m / 3XL 3.2 m
Suggested fabrics light to medium light weight fabrics such as cotton, lyocell, silk, lawn, linen, crepe de chine or wool crepe.
You will also need:
- Matching thread
- Fusible interfacing
- 12 mm buttons
Front placket: XS-M 11 buttons, L-3XL 12 buttons.
Sleeve cuffs: Short sleeve 2 buttons, Long sleeve 4 buttons.
- Colour block with different colour on top and skirt
- Add contrast colour buttons as a feature
- Experienced sewers can change the collar or use different sleeves for different styles
This is a multi-size pattern, see options.
Seam allowances are included in the pattern.
The paper pattern comes carefully packaged in an envelope together with step-by-step assembly instructions.
Only the sewing pattern is supplied. Photos are for reference only for what the finished garment could look like.
Photos: The Assembly Line