Because mommy and granny are seamstresses, this girl gets a new dress for any occasion. Furthermore, it makes her happy and us – extremely satisfied. Sewing can be so rewarding, especially when you do it for the ones you love. This is a printable PDF sewing pattern to make for a girl at the age of 2-10 years.
The Girls Summer Dress has a romantic silhouette that will bring a smile to your princess’ face. It can be made from a lightweight woven fabric. The pattern can be downloaded from my Craftsy designer page. It will be saved to your Pattern library for download at any time.
Girls flower dress Features:
- Round neckline
- A full circle skirt
- Short wing sleeves
- Invisible zipper at the centre back
- Seam and hem allowance included
- Layers feature (print only the sizes you need)
- Adjustable length of the skirt
Skill Level: Confident beginner to Intermediate
Sizes: 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 years old (See the Size Chart below for detailed measurements)
Fabric: Use light to medium-weight woven fabric like satin, taffeta, chiffon, etc. Knit fabrics are not recommended. Please, have in mind that the size chart is for body measurements, not finished garment measurements.
Lining: Use a lightweight lining fabric.
Optional: use some satin or taffeta fabric for the belt.
Other materials: invisible zipper.
Use light to medium-weight woven fabric like satin, taffeta, chiffon, silk.The amount of fabric you are going to need depends on the way you chose to cut the skirt. If you chose to cut a full circle as shown below, you will need approximately 1.5 meters/ 1.6 yards of fabric if it is at least 1.6 yards/ 1.5 meters wide. MEASURE ONCE AGAIN ACCORDING to the length of the skirt and the way it is cut.
You are going to need the same amount of lining fabric.
- Regular sewing machine. Use straight or zig-zag stitch to join the details.
- Invisible zipper
- Invisible zipper foot
- Serger machine. You might prefer to join the details with a serger or clean the edges of the fabric.
- Use a hemming foot for hemming.
Detailed printing, cutting and sewing instructions are provided in the pattern description.
To get the printable PDF sewing pattern, go to my designer page at Craftsy. Once bought, it will be saved in the pattern library for you to download and use it anytime you like.
Best of luck to you making this classic dress for a little lady!
please feel free to share your finished project with me. Also, I would love to help any way I can.