No. 1031

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Pattern Description

Dahlia is a dress for all seasons that comes with two versions that both feature gentle gathers at the waist yoke.

Version 1 has 3/4-sleeves and a raglan-style dress with a flat front skirt and kick pleat at the back hem. Version 2 features a six-panel skirt and is sleeveless, with straps that are cleverly constructed from bias tape.

Sizes and Supplies

0 - 26

All-purpose polyester thread, 3 yards of 1/4" double fold bias tape, 14" invisible zipper, hand-sewing needle.

All versions: Voile, rayon challis, batiste, cotton lawn, silk crepe, chambray. Version 1: Wool crepe, wool suiting.

Imperial Measurement Chart
Download Information

36 - 65 pages


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Techniques and customization ideas for your Dahlia

Learn how to install an invisible zipper with this step-by-step tutorial (and video!)

Learn 3 different in-seam pockets that can be added to any side seam.

This tutorial will show you how to create continuous bias tape and attach it to your garment.