The Dadaïsme Dress Sewing Pattern - Sized 12m-12y
Inspired by the Dada sketches on the side panel of prototype dress, this high style dress features a center panel that extends all the way to the hem and pleated side panels that give shape and fullness. It would look great in a simple solid, color blocked or patterns.
Unlined, The Dadaïsme Dress has a simple button and loop closure in the back. Whip up one in under 2 hours.
Use poplin or lawn for a warm weather dress or in a wool suiting for cooler temperatures. Sized 12m to 12y.
Sewing Level: Advance Beginner
All of The Eli Monster sewing patterns come with full color photographs to compliment the step by step instructions. Never second guess where you are supposed to sew or place. All pattern pieces are computer drawn; to save paper, cutting dimensions for rectangular pieces is included in leu of drawn out pieces.
- Step by step photo illustrations
- US Imperial and Metric Measurements
- Sized 12months to 12years
- Sewing Level Beginner
Materials you need at home:
- Dress weight fabric (quilting cotton, seersucker, lawn, voile, poplin, light wool, etc)
- 3” (7cm) of thin elasic (for button loop)
- Small button (1/4” or smaller, 6mm)
- 1.5 yd (137 cm) of single fold bias tape
- Coordinating thread
- Sewing machine
- Serger (optional)
The Eli Monster
Steph began sewing as a small child. As an adult, she combined that knowledge of sewing with her enthusiasm for human factors and ergonomics to create sewing patterns that are both beautiful and well fitting. The Eli Monster’s patterns break down intimidating techniques into smaller steps to walk even absolute beginners through each pattern. The Eli Monster combines the look of vintage with modern, time saving techniques.