‘Summer Time’ a pleasant time of year when nature is alive with fresh blooming trees and flowers, the birds sing, the young frolic in the joy of a lovely day and sun dresses are a staple garment. Sofie’s Pleasant Day Sundress is made with all that in mind …she is all yours in ‘buttons and bows’.
The dress features a lined bodice with overlay and bow accent. The front, overlay and back are sewn together in one step then lined with a one piece lining. So fast, so easy your girl will be out the door enjoying her new dress in the summer sunshine in no time.
The skirt of dress can be styled and accented with a simple fold placket and buttons or left plain. The overlay can be a contrasting fabric for a different look.
Compliment the dress with Sofie’s Open Toe Sling Back Sandals or the Ankle Strap Sandal.
Recommended Fabrics: Fashion Fabric Cotton or similar hand & drape woven fabrics Bodice Lining Lawn, batiste
Skill Level: Easy Intermediate
What You Get: One 34 page sewing pattern that you digitally download as a PDF file so you can start your project immediately! The PDF sewing pattern provides full color step-by-step illustrated instructions and full size pattern pieces. A PDF reader is required to view and print the files (example: Adobe Reader or Preview for MAC). The download link is received immediately after the transaction is complete. Print copies are NOT available.
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I love this little dress. It goes together easily and instructions are clear and easy to follow and the fit is perfect. I have made several and I know I will make more.
Absolutely love this pattern! I've made four dresses from it and plan on making more. What I like about it is the contrast can be made from a scrap of fabric in my stash (you know, that stash we all have!) and the dress from a larger piece. What a cute addition to my dolls' summer wardrobe.
Dress was made worked out fine still have others to make yet.
Love this pattern. The fit is perfect and instructions were easy to understand.