MEGHAN DRESS - Sizes 8 - 26 : Boat neck line tunic with patch pockets (DIGITAL SEWING PATTERN) by Dovetailed
Introducing Meghan: Dovetailed London's newest sewing pattern. This boat neck line dress is an absolute wardrobe staple that is both stylish yet versatile. Available in sizes8 - 26, the possibilities with this ‘make’ are endless. Use contrasting binding and patch pockets for casual wear or 'make up' in all the same fabric for a work-wear wardrobe classic! Dovetailed London Sewing Patterns are specifically designed for sewing with African wax prints and to make the most of these beautiful intricate designs.
This pattern has only three pattern pieces (front, back, pocket). The front piece includes 2 small bust darts to provide shaping at the bust.
This dress has no zips or fastenings.
Finished length 41" (104 cm).
FABRIC AMOUNTS: Sizes US 4–14 (UK 8–18/EU 36–46): 4yd (3.6 m)fabric, 45 in. (112 cm) wide 3 yd (2.75 m) fabric, 60 in. (152 cm) wide. Sizes US 16–22 (UK 20–26/ EU 46–54): 5 yd (4.6 m) fabric, 45 in. (112 cm) wide 4 yd (3.6 m) fabric, 60 in. (152 cm) wide. Allow extra fabric if pattern matching.
This is a digital pattern. You will receive a full scale colour pattern sheet and a colour instruction booklet via e-mail. You can either print the A0 PDF pattern at home or you have can have your A0 pattern printed using a professional printing service.
If printing at home, use the POSTER print option on ADOBE / READER to print the pattern as several A4 sheets which you can then cut and stick together.
Once you have made one, you'll be making this dress again and again in your favourite wax prints!
A FULL COLOUR INSTRUCTION BOOKLET, FULL SCALE MULTI-SIZED PATTERN SHEET IN SIZES 8 - 26 FILES WILL FOLLOW VIA E-MAIL AFTER YOUR ORDER. SEE LISTING IMAGES FOR FINISHED GARMENT MEASUREMENTS AND FABRIC AMOUNTS.
This pattern is drafted based on a woman who wears a B cup bra. If you wear a larger cup size, you will may need to make a full bust adjustment. Visit the blog here, to see one of my guest bloggers explaining how she creates a full bust adjustment for a better fit.