This is the Kimono Sleeve Smock Dress pdf sewing pattern from the designer Tiny Design Co Patterns.
Otherwise known as the Long Sleeve Smock Dress, this is the perfect dress for a little girl that loves to twirl, dance, run and play.
The designer describes it as a beautiful and easy dress to sew, it has all the qualities you want in a hand made linen dress; hand made binding, extra gathering allowance on the skirt and a 5 cm wide hem take this dress to the next level and makes it look so luxurious. And let’s not forget the slit back opening and oversized kimono-style sleeves that finish below the elbow with a cuff and pleat. It’s a playful dress with a classic twist – and you will be wanting one in your size.
The Dress is designed to be loose cut to provide lots of wear for years to come, and the quality design and construction will ensure it lasts! It’s all seasons appropriate so why not try it in soft linen or cotton gauze for summer or layer it with a coat and leggings for winter.
It is a true statement fashion piece made by you.
The designer focuses on making original timeless patterns to last the test of time and this girl’s dress sewing pattern is a beautiful choice for your next sewing project.
This enjoyable pattern includes pictures with easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions. The instructions have been designed with computer illustrated images to ensure the most pleasurable experience for you, and the highest accuracy for your sewing. The designer also provides simple clear written instructions with lots of annotations. It’s a very beginner-friendly pattern that is quick and easy to make!
When you purchase this pattern you will also get a FREE beginners sewing guide just in case you need a refresher on the techniques the designer uses.
This project can be made with any material especially beautiful linens/cotton gauze. The designer suggests a practice run with cheap material if you are not a super confident sewer.
Includes an easy to print at home or shop PDF digital sewing pattern file. The PDF file is printable with both A4 and US LETTER (8.5 by 11 inches) size paper and is easy to tape together. The finished garment measurements are included which give you control over the finished garment.
The designer has based all her sizes on the industry average. Please make sure you choose your size based on child measurements, NOT age. Age is only approximate. If you can’t measure the child, look at the chest and the total height of the garment (center lengths i.e. from neckline to crotch/hem). Also, consider the growth of the child.
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