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Garden Party Dress + Blouse - oliver + s
Garden Party Dress + Blouse - oliver + s

Garden Party Dress + Blouse - oliver + s

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Description

This pattern offers all sorts of creative options. You can choose to make either a sweet everyday dress or blouse or the ultimate fancy dress or blouse. Both views feature a pretty shirred front bodice, gathered skirt, and a keyhole back-neck opening. The dress version includes cute cap sleeves while the blouse option is sleeveless, but you can mix and match to create a variety of darling styles from one pattern. This pattern is also perfect for embellishing with ribbons, embroidery, or even smocking.

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: gathering, curved seam, flat-set sleeve.

Suggested Fabrics

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

Notions

Coordinating thread, one 1/2" button, featherweight fusible interfacing.

digital garden party dress + blouse sewing pattern

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

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

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

* Waistband and front yoke



Finished Measurements

SIZE 6-12 M 12-18 M 18-24 M 2T 3T 4
Chest 20" 21" 22" 23" 24" 25"
Dress Length* 18" 19" 20" 21" 22" 23 1/2"
Blouse Length* 12 3/4" 13 1/2" 14 1/4" 15" 15 3/4" 16 3/4"

SIZE 5 6 7 8 10 12
Chest 26" 27" 28" 29" 30" 31"
Dress Length* 25 1/4" 27" 28 3/4" 30 1/2" 32 1/4" 34"
Blouse Length* 18" 19 1/4" 20 1/2" 21 3/4" 23" 24 1/4"

* Measured from shoulder at neck