The Shift Dress

Printed  

The Shift Dress creates an elegant silhouette that’s modern, sophisticated and versatile. Perfect for weddings, parties or a compliment full day at work, this dress will create an effortlessly chic look.

The Shift Dress has a fitted bodice, fitted sleeves and pencil skirt with a panel at the bottom of the front skirt. The back of the skirt has flattering waist pleats, a kick pleat at the bottom with the back bodice finished with an invisible zip. Pattern includes optional inner pockets.

Pattern sizes – UK 6 – UK 22

Skill level – Intermediate

Suggested Fabrics

Lightweight to medium weight fabrics – wovens, chambray, crepes, silk, viscose & cottons.

Supplies Needed

Fabric, thread, 41cm/16″ invisible zipper

What’s included

  • Pattern printed on high-quality pattern paper
  • Beautiful step by step instruction booklet
  • Guide on taking your measurements
  • Fabric and Sewing basics help card
  • Sewing Terms Demystified card
  • Checklist card to ensure you have covered everything before starting your project
  • All of this encased in a big beautiful re-closable envelope!

Don’t want to wait for the postman? The Shift Dress is available in a digital version. You will be redirected to this product in our Etsy shop.

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Founder of London based indie sewing pattern brand - The Avid Seamstress

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