The Gathered Dress by Avid Seamstress

A casual raglan sleeve dress with a slim front and gathered waist in the back. Two sleeve length options offered.

Pattern: The Gathered Dress
Designer: The Avid Seamstress
Categories: Midi Dresses, Shift Dresses
Difficulty: Intermediate
Recommended Fabrics: Chambray, Crêpe, Denim, Silk
required fabric: 21/5 to 33/10
Sizes: 2 - 18
Digital Sewing Pattern$10.32
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The Gathered Dress sewing pattern by The Avid Seamstress is a classic raglan sheath dress, with a gathered panel at the back waist. Slim fitted through the bust, with darts for shaping, the Gathered Dress is a great workhorse pattern for every wardrobe. Two sleeve lengths offered.

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Pattern Details

Intended Paper Size: A4 (21cm x 29.7cm)
Copy Shop Version Included: No
Pattern uses layers to select size: No

Pattern Size Chart (inches)

Bust32 1/233 1/23537394143 1/24648
Waist252627 1/229 1/231 1/233 1/2363942
Hips34 1/235 1/2373941434648 1/251

Finished Garment Measurements (inches)

Bust33 1/235363840424547 1/250 1/2
Waist33 1/235363840424547 1/250 1/2
Hip42 1/2434547495153 1/25659
Hem38 1/239 1/24143454749 1/25255
Center-Back Length393939 1/239 1/2404040 1/24141
Bicep1313 1/21414 1/21515 1/216 1/217 1/219
Cuff1010 1/21111 1/2121212 1/21313 1/2

Fabric Required (yards)

44" Wide33333.
57" Wide2 1/52 1/52 1/52 1/533333

Recommended Fabrics

Required Sewing Techniques

Required Tools

  • Sewing Machine
  • Scissors
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Pins
  • Measuring Tape

Optional Tools

  • Serger

Required Supplies

  • Thread
  • Universal Needle
  • Zipper

Optional Supplies

  • Interfacing

Additional Notes

This PDF pattern includes all pattern pieces and instructions with images and illustrations.


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