BRISTOL dress - sewing pattern with detailed instructions

Sewing pattern for a straight, short dress (to mid-thigh), sligthly fitted at the waist to bottom hem. It has a high collar with two otions: either buttoned at the side and shoulder or buttoned at the shoulder and tied at the neck. Bristol has elbow-length sleeves with a thin buttoned cuff and a tearproof tab. * Sewing skill: intermediary (3/5) * Available sizes: French sizes from 34 to 46 * More photos, lookbooks...: * See what our clients made with this pattern: #orageuseBristol on Instagram


  • You must download the zip file to get all needed documents!

    PDF main file contains the A4 papersize sewing pattern only.
    Zip file contents
    * Illustrated instructions leaflet in French - pdf, 19 pages
    *The exact same leaflet in English - pdf, 18 pages
    * A4 bilingual sewing pattern - layered pdf, 21 pages
    * US letter bilingual sewing pattern - layered pdf, 25 pages
    * A0 bilingual sewing pattern - layered pdf, 1 page

Materials you need at home:

  • Main fabric 140cm/55” wide x 140cm/55'' (s34-36) / 155cm/61'' (s38-40) / 170cm/67’’ (for sizes 42 to 46)
  • Fusible interfacing 75cm/29.5’’ wide x 30cm/11.8’’
  • 1cm/0.4” buttons 7 for the buttoned collar, 5 for the tied collar
  • Matching thread
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