Lady stands wearing an elbow-length sleeve dress, with hands in pockets. Dress just above knee-length. Made in a diamond pattern print fabric.
Back view of lady wearing Sheath Dress with hands on hips.
Side view of lady wearing sheath dress with hand in pocket.
Line Drawings of two variations of the Sheath Dress front.
Line drawing of Sheath dress back.
Sheath Dress Measurements.
The Avid Seamstress Size Conversion Chart.
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Lady stands wearing an elbow-length sleeve dress, with hands in pockets. Dress just above knee-length. Made in a diamond pattern print fabric.
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Back view of lady wearing Sheath Dress with hands on hips.
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Side view of lady wearing sheath dress with hand in pocket.
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Line Drawings of two variations of the Sheath Dress front.
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Line drawing of Sheath dress back.
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Sheath Dress Measurements.
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, The Avid Seamstress Size Conversion Chart.

The Sheath Dress

Vendor
The Avid Seamstress
Regular price
£16.00
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£16.00
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The Sheath Dress is a gorgeously draped garment with a flattering round neckline, elasticated waist and an invisible zip at the back. Your options are endless; make this dress with short or mid length sleeves, with inner pockets or without.

New to sewing? No worries! With minimal pieces to cut out and the option to create a looser fit without the elastic waist, this is a dress you’ll love to wear year-round

View A has an inner pockets.
View B outer pockets.

Suggested Fabrics

Lightweight to medium weight fabrics are perfect for this pretty dress.
Not suitable for stripes, diagonals or plaids. 
Always allow extra fabric to match one way designs.

Supplies Needed

Fabric, thread, 40cm/16" invisible zip, 1 meter elastic (max 25mm wide).

What's included

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

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