Nordic Summer is a sleeveless dress fit for a princess. Add a bolero to add flair to the outfit. Play with different fabrics and colors for a variety of looks. The dress has a basque waistline and overlays are easily stitched onto the bodice. It closes with hook and loop tape in the back. The bolero can be done as a plain bolero without binding or you can choose the binding option to add color. The binding is a pattern piece included in the PDF pattern or you can use store bought binding.
Recommended Fabrics: Light weight woven fabrics. Quilter’s cotton. Cotton.
-Fabric 1 – Bodice – 9” x 12” or half Fat Quarter
-Fabric 2 – Decorative Overlays – 8” x 9.5” or half Fat Quarter
-Fabric 3 – Dress Skirt – 8” x 30” (or you can use the same fabric as for the bodice)
-Fabric 4 – Bolero – 5” x 13”
-Lining Fabric - 9” x 12” (or you can use the same fabric as for the top)
-Matching threads for dress and bolero
-4” hook and loop tape
-Fabric Pencil or Pen Marker
-Iron and ironing board
Bolero with the binding:
-Fabric 5 – 13” x 15.5”
-OR 22” length of narrow Bias Binding (this gives a narrower binding than what you get from the cut binding)
Skill Level: Easy / Intermediate
What You Get: One 20 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.Download, Print, Sew!
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If you love the movie you will love this pattern. It's easy to follow. Turned out so cute.
great pattern have not sewn the dress or bolero yet but has been cut-out