This is a child’s easy dress pattern, especially designed for beginners new to dressmaking, the dress is for ages 4 years through to 8 years. Can be made in a lightweight cotton fabric as a summer dress or top or in a needle cord fabric as a pinafore to be worn with a long sleeved top. It is simple to make with detailed step by step instructions complete with diagrams.
Sizes: Age 4 Age 5 Age 6 Age 7 Age 8
Chest inches: 22″ 23″ 24″ 25″ 26″
Chest cms: 56 58.5 61 63.5 66
Measure the chest size to decide on the size of the dress/top you want to make. The pattern has ease allowance built in, which means it is actually larger than the actual chest measurement which makes the dress comfortable for the child to wear.
This is a multi-size pattern and includes all sizes from age 4 years to age 8 years.
Fabric required to all sizes:
1.5m x 112 cm wide fabric
1m x 150 cm wide fabric
30cms x 112 wide iron-on (fusible) interfacing
There are 16 x A4 sheets including pattern and step by step instructions