*This is a Digital Sewing Pattern, not a Physical Paper Pattern*
The Amélie Dress is an intermediate to advanced level pattern meant to test your skills as a sewist! It has a few tricky bits, but for those brave enough to jump right in, you are sure to walk away with a stunning new dress with the ultimate twirl factor. The Amélie Dress was crafted to be your go-to summer dress with a few special details.
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This Pattern has:
- Two Pocket Options: Inseam + Patch
- Two Skirt Options: Knee Length + Tea Length
- Two Open Back Options: Bra-Friendly + Completely Open Back
- Two Sleeve Options: Slender Bicep + Full Bicep
- Two Bodice Front Options: B-Cup + DD-Cup (For ALL sizes)
- Additional Resources Links inside Instruction Booklet t o aid in fitting + adjustments
- Copyshop, Print at Home, AND Projector Files!
Level: Intermediate to Advanced
Size: A1-P1 (US Size 0-30, UK 4-34, EU 30-60)
The Amélie can be made in a variety of fabrics! For a drapey version, try fabrics such as chambray, silk noil, linen, cotton voile, or rayon challis. For a more structured look, opt for a canvas, quilter's cotton, or even try out some mid-weight denim!
1/2" (1.3 cm) buttons (13 for knee length dress; 15 for tea length dress), 1/2 yard (0,5 meter) interfacing, Lining Fabric, Matching Thread
Sewing level: Intermediate to Advanced
Size Groups: Two Size Groups (Size A1-H1, Size I1-P1)
PS - If you fall between the two size groups (A1-H1 and I1-P1) feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org as I can put your specific sizes together on an A0 or PDF sheet for easier grading and alterations.
Copy Shop/ A0:
- Size A1-H1 - A0 - 2 Pages
- Size I1-P1- A0 - 3 Pages
(I enjoy printing files this size at PDF Plotting if you are in the US and at Patternsy if you are outside the states)
Print at Home Files (Letter + A4 Options) :
- Size A1-H1 , 40 Pages, Size Layers
- Size I1-P1, 50 Pages, Size Layers
SIZE CHART + FINISHED GARMENT MEASUREMENTS
5% of every Amelie Purchase is donated to FabScrap
Current Amélie Tutorials
Current Amélie Pattern Hacks
Chandler Trouser + Amélie Dress Mash Up
All physical goods are shipped based on the method you select at checkout. I try to ship an item no later than 2 days after purchase. I ship all items in either upcycled packaging or with Eco-Enclose mailers. You can read more about my efforts to keep shipping sustainableHERE.
If you have ordered a digital download, I am unable to offer you a refund. If you have ordered a physical item and that item has arrived to you damaged or has been lost in the mail, then I am able to refund you for the cost of your order. Simply contact me via email at email@example.com