The Yoalli Dress is a digital PDF sewing pattern including instructions and a PDF pattern for sewing a sweetheart bustier dress with ruffle sleeves and a half circle skirt.
The Yoalli Dress is designed to flatter all kinds of body types, since the fitted bodice and half circle skirt complement each other perfectly. Fluttery half-circle ruffles create the illusion of sleeves, providing enough room for air on hot summer days.
Featuring > Sizes: A – I (Bust size 76cm-112cm / 30in-44in ) > 2 different versions, one buttoned at the front (version X) and one with a zipper in the back (version Y) > Includes: Instructions with illustrations, printing instructions, size guide, hacking inspiration; PDF pattern (with and without layers) > Printing sizes available: A4, US letter, A0 > Two PDF patterns with and without seam allowance are included > Sewing skill level: 🐝🐝 (Intermediate or advanced beginner. Some experience with fitting princess seams recommended.) > Supplies needed: Printer&paper, scissors&tape, fabric, sewing machine, thread, 25cm invisible zipper (Y) OR about 15 buttons (X) > Suggested fabric: woven fabrics such as cotton, viscose, linen or similar fabrics > Language: English 🇬🇧
🖨 You have the option of selecting and printing your size only if you open the layered PDF pattern in Adobe Acrobat Reader or Okular.
🧵👗 Sewing Tips ✂📏 Sewing a muslin/toile first is always recommended since it allows you to check the fit and make any necessary adjustments first. When choosing your size, I recommend going after your upper bust measurement and performing a full bust adjustment (FBA) if necessary. This pattern is designed for a dessmaker's B-cup. If the difference between your upper bust and full bust measurement is more or significantly less than 5cm (2"), performing an FBA is necessary to get the fit right. A resource for more information on performing an FBA is given in the instructions. Remember that the garment is meant to be skin-tight, but a small amount of ease is still necessary for the garment to fit you comfortably and to allow for movement.
📚The Story Behind The Name: 'Yoalli' (pronounciation [yowali]) is derived from classical Nahuatl 'Yohualli' and translates to 'night' 🌃. It is also a first name chosen for both men and women. Yohualli-Ehecatl (night wind) is a deity belonging to the Ometeotl Complex. Ometeotl is a name used to refer to the pair of Aztec deities that, in Aztec belief, are the primordial parents of deities, humans and creation itself. Yohualli-Ehecatl represents the mystery of the night and is also connected indirectly to death, taking careless wanderers at night with him. Occasionally, some would return and be gifted with a long and healthy life. According to a book I read once, people even built benches for Yohualli-Ehecatl to rest upon to calm his stormy character and increase the chances of getting his favour 🌌
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❕ Please note: I cannot provide refunds or exchanges on digital patterns. If you have any issues, feel free to contact me via email or Instagram, I'm always happy to help! This product is a PDF pattern to download and print at home or at a copy shop. You will receive all documents in one zip file. No physical pattern will be sent. This is the only store for buying Telabeja sewing patterns. If you see anyone else selling or distributing my pattern, please report them and inform me about it. This pattern is for personal, non-commercial use only. Copyright © 2021 Telabeja
- PDF sewing pattern in A4, US letter and A0
- PDF patterns with and without seam allowance are included
- Metric and imperial system
- Sizes A-I (EU34-50, US 2-18)
Materials you need at home:
- Woven fabric (cotton, viscose, linen or similar fabrics)
- 25cm invisible zipper (version Y) OR about 15 buttons (version X)
- Sewing machine and matching thread
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Hi, I'm Julia and I create modern and empowering designs fit for all body shapes. Sustainable fashion is my true passion and I love sharing my designs with you! If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact me via e-mail or Instagram. www.instagram.com/telabeja