Lady stands wearing yellow long sleeve plain dress, just below knee-length.
Back view shows drop shoulders at back, with gathered waistline and invisible zip at centre back seam of the knee-length dress.
Side view close up shows hand in pocket, below the gathered back waistline, and fluid clear front.
Close up shows front raglan shoulder seam.
Line drawing of the Gathered Dress, front and back.
Gathered dress table of measures.
The Gathered Dress finished measurements.
The Avid Seamstress Size Conversion Chart.
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Lady stands wearing yellow long sleeve plain dress, just below knee-length.
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Back view shows drop shoulders at back, with gathered waistline and invisible zip at centre back seam of the knee-length dress.
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Side view close up shows hand in pocket, below the gathered back waistline, and fluid clear front.
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Close up shows front raglan shoulder seam.
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Line drawing of the Gathered Dress, front and back.
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Gathered dress table of measures.
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, The Gathered Dress finished measurements.
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, The Avid Seamstress Size Conversion Chart.

The Gathered Dress

Vendor
The Avid Seamstress
Regular price
£16.50
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£16.50
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If you‘re looking for a casual dress that you can live in any day of the week and feel good wearing, then The Gathered Dress is perfect for you. From the school run to the office, The Gathered Dress will help you to feel stylishly smart yet comfortable.

The charming gathered waist at the back – an interesting and different style line, and ideal for days when you don‘t feel like wearing fitted clothes. Other features include a slim front silhouette, invisible zip and two different sleeve lengths. We’ve also added in a pleat at the shoulder to create an amazing finish. It‘s an ideal pattern for beginners as well as intermediates that want a quick, easy sew.

Suggested Fabrics

Lightweight to medium weight fabrics - woven, denim, chambray, crepe, silk, viscose and cotton.

Supplies Needed

Fabric, thread, 56cm/22" invisible zipper, 1m elastic (5mm wide), iron on interfacing 25cm

What's included

  • Pattern printed on high quality white pattern paper
  • Beautiful step by step instruction booklet
  • Guide on taking your measurements
  • Information on The Avid Seamstress

Photos are for reference only for what the finished garment could look like.