Description of Girls Summer Sushine Dress Pattern
This is a printable PDF sewing pattern for thr Summer Sunshine Dress Design. The Summer Sunshine Dress has a romantic silhouette and will bring a smile to your girl’s face. This full circle dress pattern comes with different options for length and sleeves.
It can be made from lightweight to medium-weight woven fabric.
You can add these cute cap sleeves or make the dress sleeveless. You can also add lining or skip it according to your fabric choice.
The skirt length can be adjusted to your preferences. In the pattern it comes
approximately a couple of inches under the knee.
This sewing pattern was carefully tested in all sizes.
Features of the Full Circle Skirt Dress Pattern
• cap sleeves
• sleeves and no sleeves options
• full circle skirt
• lining and no lining options
• invisible zipper at the center back
• layered PDF feature of the pattern. This allows you to print only the sizes you are going to need.
• seam and hem allowance included
• a step-by-step sewing tutorial
Skill level: Intermediate.
Sizes: US 2 to 10 years, EU 92 to 140 (see the size chart below for detailed measurements).
The size chart is for body measurements, not for ready garment measurements.
Therefore, make sure to follow the fabric recommendations and choose a size according to your body measurements.
Fabric requirements for the Full Circle Skirt Dress Pattern
The amount of fabric you are going to need depends on the size you are going to make, the length of the skirt, weather or not you add sleeves and the way you fold the fabric in order to cut the skirt.
In the table below the approximate fabric consumption is for a skirt with length according to the pattern and with sleeves. The fabric needs to be 57 inches wide (145 cms) for larger sizes and 48 inches wide (120 cms) for sizes 2-6.
Fabric: Use light to medium-weight woven fabric like cotton, satin, taffeta, chiffon, etc. Knitted fabrics are not recommended for this pattern.
Optional: If you choose to use lining, pick a lightweight lining fabric. Use some satin or taffeta fabric for the belt or a ready-made ribbon.
Other materials: invisible zipper.
•Regular sewing machine.
•Scissors for fabric and for paper.
•Invisible zipper foot, zipper foot.
• serger. You can choose to join the details with a serger or clean the edges of the fabric details for a more professional look and also “hem” the sleeves.
• rolled hem presser foot. You may choose to make the hem of the skirt and sleeves with this foot.
Print this PDF in Adobe Reader. The pattern tales are in size A4. You can print them on A4 size paper or US Letter (8.5” x 11”) size paper.
A large format print shop version of the pattern is provided in a separate file.
Always set the printer to "actual size" and "no scaling".
This pattern has 15 tales and 21 pages in total.
Detailed printing, cutting, and sewing instructions are provided in the sewing pattern description.
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