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Take The Chance Tiered Shirt Dress Sewing Pattern
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The Take The Chance Shirt Dress has been designed with the relaxed structure of an easy fit shirt. It features buttons (or snaps) along the front opening, a simple placket & collar (with the easiest instructions ever!) & is finished with a tiered skirt.
SLEEVE PATTERN MASH: You can add the new Be Mine Balloon Sleeve to this dress (& vice versa).
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A joy to make - and so customizable! Can’t wait to make my next
Perfect Shirt Dress
I was slightly worried about making my first shirt dress, but the instructions were clear and helpful. The method of adding the collar to the dress was a simple technique and my finished dress looks very neat and professional. I like all the options, and having purchased other PE patterns appreciate that I have even more sleeve options with my existing patterns. Would highly recommend.
The Tiered Shirt Dress Wardrobe Staple
This dress pattern is yet another winner from Pattern Emporium - the fit instructions are clear, concise and helpful. The tutorial feels like a one-to-one class with Kate.
The resulting outfits are well loved rotations in my wardrobe.
I love all the tips and tricks I learn from PE patterns - I freely apply them to all my other sewing patterns!
I love this pattern!
I was looking for a dress pattern to make using some gorgeous Lady McElroy print for a family event a couple of weeks ago. I knew I wanted a shirtdress but couldn't decide on the actual pattern until I saw this one! I started cutting into some liberty lawn I had been given for my 40th birthday some years ago and hadn't yet used in order to see what it was like but the fabric had this great huge stain through it and I just lost my gig. So I decided I would just make a bodice toile to check the fit and just go for it with the fabric I really wanted to use. I made the maxi and it turned out fabulous. The only thing I didn't do enough of was the buttons simply due to time and I can always go back in and do them. I did an FBA on the size 18. One thing I would do for a maxi next time is lengthen the long panels further as it wasn't really maxi enough. Still, It's a really comfortable dress, looks great, fits beautifully and I'm getting compliments. I doubled the yoke as I like a lining for the yoke and used the Meet you there dress sleeve. It's a lovely dress that I will have on high rotation I think this summer and going forward. I'll definitely make more!
Glad I took the Chance!
I love the process of sewing a woven garment, however often find them time consuming and challenging to construct, Take The Chance dress is none of these - fabulous, easy to follow tutorial with lots of photographs makes it easy to produce a Wow! garment. This on-trend dress comes with a variety of options that can be dressed up or down and I can't wait to make more!