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Family Reunion Dress - oliver + s
Family Reunion Dress - oliver + s

Family Reunion Dress - oliver + s

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Description

Girl's dress pattern. This dress features pintucked pleats at the front and back, a choice of button tab or ruffle embellishment at the front, and a sweet neckline. Gently gathered short sleeves, our signature hem facing with topstitched detail, and buttons up the back complete the look. The dress can also be shortened into a blouse.

Skills Used

Each of our patterns calls on a unique set of sewing skills. Haven't ever done one of these things before? Don't worry. We'll walk you through it, step by step.

After successfully sewing this pattern, you will have developed the following skills: buttonholes, external facing, flat-set sleeves, pin tucks, and plackets.

Suggested Fabrics

Light- to medium-weight woven fabrics like quilting cotton, voile, lawn, shirting, poplin, broadcloth, and linen.

Notions

Coordinating thread, lightweight fusible interfacing, 5/8" buttons or snaps for back closure (five for View A sizes 6M–2T, six for View A sizes 3T–4, seven for View A sizes 5-12, four for all sizes View B), four 1/4–3/8" decorative buttons for View A.

family reunion dress sewing pattern

Fabric Guide (fabric width: 44"-45")

SIZE 6-12 M 12-18 M 18-24 M 2T 3T 4
View A 1 yard 1 1/4 yards 1 1/4 yards 1 1/2 yards 1 1/2 yards 1 3/4 yards
View B 3/4 yard 1 yard 1 yard 1 yard 1 yard 1 yard

SIZE 5 6 7 8 10 12
View A 1 3/4 yards 2 yards 2 yards 2 1/4 yards 2 1/4 yards 2 1/4 yards
View B 1 yard 1 1/4 yards 1 1/4 yards 1 1/4 yards 1 1/2 yards 1 1/2 yards


Finished Measurements

SIZE 6-12 M 12-18 M 18-24 M 2T 3T 4
Chest 20 1/2" 21 1/2" 22 1/4" 23 1/4" 24 1/4" 25 1/4"
Sleeve length* 3 1/4" 3 1/2" 3 3/4" 4" 4 1/2" 4 1/2"
Length, View A** 16 3/4" 17 3/4" 19 3/4" 20 1/4" 21 1/2" 22 1/2"
Length, View B** 12 1/4" 13 1/4" 14" 14 3/4" 15 3/4" 16 1/2"

SIZE 5 6 7 8 10 12
Chest 26" 27" 28 1/4" 29 1/4" 30 3/4" 31 1/2"
Sleeve length* 4 3/4" 5" 5 1/4" 5 1/2" 5 1/2" 5 3/4"
Length, View A** 24 1/4" 25 3/4" 27 1/4" 29" 30 1/2" 32"
Length, View B** 17 1/4" 18 1/4" 19" 20" 20 3/4" 21 3/4"

* Measured from shoulder at neckline
** From shoulder at neckline of garment