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  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress
  • PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress

PDF PATTERN: Ladies Summer Breeze Dress

Ladies Summer Breeze Dress Sewing Pattern

$12.50

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STYLE OUTLINE:

The Ladies Summer Breeze Dress sewing pattern is fast & easy to make and flattering to lots of shapes and sizes. It is an easy fitting, casual & comfortable summer dress.

The main design features a drawstring high waist, drawstring shoulder detail, v-neck front & back & side splits on an A-line skirt silhouette. You can make yourself a maxi dress or a shorter, knee length dress.

And of course, this pattern comes with lots of optional extras to help you get creative including shoulder pleats, elasticised waist & mock drawstring. There's also a pattern hack to add a back neck strap if needed.

Choose from:

  • Shoulder drawstring or pleats
  • Drawstring or elastic waist
  • Maxi or knee length dress

SKILL LEVEL: Easy (you can do it!!)

SIZE RANGE: AU Size 6-22. This is equivalent to US Size 2-18 and UK Size 4-20.
To determine size, measure around the bust & hip/seat (20cm or 8" down from the natural waist). See pattern for more Size & Fit details. The tape measure should be firm but not tight.

AU SIZE 6 8 10 12  14 16 18 20 22
Bust (cm) 75 80 85 90 95 100 105 110 115
Bust (inch) 29.5 31.5 33.5 35.5 37.5 39.25 41.25 43.25 45.25
Hip/Seat (cm) 85 90 95 100 105 110 115 120 125
Hip/Seat (inch) 33.5 35.5 37.5 39.5 41.5 43.25 45.25 47.25 49.25

 

STYLING: See our styling page 'Wardrobe Shenanigans' by Melanie Hall for inspiration on how to style your Summer Breeze Dress.

 

FABRIC & TRIM OUTLINE:

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS: The Summer Breeze Dress is perfect for woven fabrics with drape. Suggestions include Rayon, Tencel, Light Linen, Linen blends, Crepe (Silk or Polyester), Charmeuse, Chiffon, Georgette, Cotton Voile (remember this won't drape as nicely because of the 100% cotton content). 

FABRIC REQUIREMENTS: METRES
Fabric width: 110cm 
AU SIZE 6 8 10 12  14 16 18 20 22
Maxi Dress 2.6 3.2 3.2 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.4 3.4
Short Dress 1.8 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.6 2.6
 Fabric width: 140cm 
AU SIZE 6 8 10 12  14 16 18 20 22
Maxi Dress 1.7 1.8 2 2.2 2.3 2.5 2.7 3.3 3.4
Short Dress 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.4 1.5 1.8 1.9 2.6 2.6
FABRIC REQUIREMENTS: YARDS
Fabric width (44")
AU SIZE 6 8 10 12  14 16 18 20 22
Maxi Dress 2 7/8 3 1/2 3 1/2 3 5/8 3 5/8 3 5/8 3 5/8 3 3/4 3 3/4
Short Dress 2 2 5/8 2 5/8 2 5/8 2 3/4 2 3/4 2 3/4 2 7/8 2 7/8
Fabric width (55")
AU SIZE 6 8 10 12  14 16 18 20 22
Maxi Dress 1 7/8 2 2 1/8 2 3/8 2 1/2 2 3/4 3 3 5/8 3 3/4
Short Dress 1 1/4 1 1/4 1 1/4 1 1/2 1 5/8 2 2 1/8 2 7/8 2 7/8

 

TRIMS NEEDED:

  • MAIN TUTORIAL for Drawstring Waist & Shoulder Detail: 18mm (3/4”) single fold binding or 8-10mm (3/8”) drawstring. Suggestions include: custom made or purchased binding, grosgrain ribbon, velvet ribbon, plaited drawstring, etc.
  • OPTIONAL: Toggles, tassels or stoppers for drawstring ends.
  • PATTERN HACKS: Elastic Waist: 12mm (1/2”) elastic. Mock Drawstring: see above.

TRIM REQUIREMENTS: METRES

AU SIZE 6 8 10 12  14 16 18 20 22
Drawstring 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3
Optional Waist Elastic 0.65 0.7 0.75 0.8 0.85 0.9 0.95 1 1.05
Optional Mock Drawstring** 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2
Optional Back Neck Strap*** 2.8 2.9 3 3 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.4

** This measurement replaces 'Drawstring'      
*** This measurement includes the waist drawstring & replaces 'Drawstring'

TRIM REQUIREMENTS: YARDS

AU SIZE 6 8 10 12  14 16 18 20 22
Drawstring 3 3/4 3 7/8 4 4 1/8 4 1/4 4 1/4 4 1/2 4 1/2 4 5/8
Optional Waist Elastic 3/4 3/4 7/8 7/8 1 1 1 1 1/8 1 1/8
Optional Mock Drawstring** 1 1/4 1 1/4 1 1/4 1 1/4 1 1/4 1 1/4 1 1/4 1 1/4 1 1/4
Optional Back Neck Strap*** 3 3 1/8 3 1/4 3 3/8 3 3/8 3 1/2 3 5/8 3 5/8 3 3/4

 ** This measurement replaces 'Drawstring'       
*** This measurement includes the waist drawstring & replaces 'Drawstring 

 

 

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