The Avid Seamstress - Sundress
Sun Dress is not only the obvious choice for summer, but can be layered for year round wear. Choose your fabric for light and breezy beach wear, crisp cotton or tencel for the office or luxury fabric for your next special occasion formal dress.
The Sun Dress features a fitted bodice with a square neckline, wide modern straps and a button-down front. The bodice has a front side dart and the back a waist dart. A pleated skirt with pockets offers a fun, flattering silhouette as well as comfort and practicality for your day-to-day activities.
The wide skirt hem finishes the look. The dress is fastened by a concealed zipper at the back.
- Pattern printed on high-quality pattern paper
- Beautiful step by step instruction booklet
- Guide to taking your measurements
- Fabric and Sewing basics help card
- Sewing Terms Demystified card
- Checklist card to ensure you have covered everything before starting your project
- All of this encased in a big beautiful re-closable envelope
Recommended fabrics: light to medium-weight fabrics such as cotton, chambray and linen
Fabric requirements approx: 2.5m @ 130cm, Enlarge thumbnail for fabric and notion requirements and sizing.
This is a multi-size paper pattern in an envelope, including sizes 6 - 22.
Photo credits: The Avid Seamstress
To order a sample select if from the 'Option' dropdown box on each fabric page.
We sell and list our fabrics in 10cm increments. Therefore you will need to enter multiple units into the quantity box to make up the length you need. There is a minimum cut of 50cm on all fabrics. All fabric lengths will be cut as one continuous piece. The table below provides some examples of commonly ordered lengths.
|Fabric Required||Units to Order|
and so on...
FREE SHIPPING OPTIONS!
Orders over $150 will ship free to New Zealand and Australia
We aim to ship your order within one working day of payment being received. NZ deliveries are normally delivered within a day or two of leaving the store, while international deliveries (over $9 in value) can be sent via NZ Post + Australia Post or DHL Express for a tracked timely delivery service.
At times there may be circumstances beyond our control which will delay shipping.
For full details, please refer to our shipping page.
As a fabric order is a bespoke product, we are unable to offer a refund if you change your mind. We encourage you to order a sample first if colour, texture and weight is important for your project.
We will gladly take returns on any item that is faulty or damaged, please refer to our returns page for full information.