Popular early in the Regency period, the wrap-front style was extremely versatile and was used for everyday wear as well as formal occasions. This PDF pattern by Thimbles and Acorns includes instructions for a wrap-front dress, wrap-front overdress, wrap-front shortgown, and underdress. All variations can be made with or without the sleeves. Special features include bias-cut sleeves that can be cut to a standard length or extra long, for a decorative bunching effect. Tied or buttoned wristbands hold the extra long sleeves in place, and decorative tiebacks can be used to give the neckline more shape. As an added bonus, the sleeves from Thimbles and Acorns patterns labeled with a letter "D" beneath the pattern number can be used interchangeably, making the design possibilities endless.
This is a multi-size pattern in small, medium, and large. It is designed to fit 18-inch American Girl Dolls, 18-inch Gotz and Kidz 'n' Cats Doll, and 16-inch A Girl For All Time Dolls The pattern is EASY and the perfect choice for beginning seamstresses.
Recommended Fabrics: Wrap Dress, Overdress, Shortgown, Underdress, Sleeveless Underdress in lightweight to mediumweight woven fabric such as cotton, cotton blends, gingham, voile, lawn, linen, or silk
Skill Level: Easy
What You Get: One 46 page sewing pattern that you digitally download as a PDF file so you can start your project immediately! The PDF sewing pattern provides digitally drawn 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.Download, Print, Sew!
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