Bondi Dress Pattern (Sizes 6-16)


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Bondi Dress Pattern (Sizes 6-16)

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Bondi Dress - this sleeveless dress features a high neckline, cut away armholes, bust darts, side pockets, centre front/back seam and back yoke with neck opening. The gently flared hem is finished with a facing and an optional fringe edging. This perfect summer style comes with two length options (longer length A and shorter length B).

Our Bondi Dress pattern comes with all sizes (AUS sizing) 6, 8, 10, 12, 14 and 16 included. Seam allowances are included in the pattern as well as sewing instructions/photos.

Also available in Sizes 18-22 here.

Print at home AND Print at copy shop (how-to blog post here

The pattern comes with a A4 (also suitable for US Letter Size Paper) Print At Home version  (note: Sheet 1 has 30 sheets and Sheet 2 has 18 sheets plus the test square to check that printing is done at correct scale)  plus the Print At Copy Shop version files ( Sheet 1 is A0 and Sheet 2 is A1 sheet size) these files can be printed on a Large Plan Printer along with the sewing instructions file (or you can print these at home). Ensure that all printing is done on 100% Scale ( or Full Scale). Included is a PDF file explaining how to download and print our Tessuti patterns.

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Hard Copy Version (Limited Stock).

For a limited time only the Bondi Dress Pattern will be available to order in hard copy - included are two printed full sheet layouts of the pattern pieces (all sizes are included) with a sewing instruction booklet with full colour photos.

Pattern Details.

Sizes included: (AUS sizing) 6, 8, 10, 12, 14 and 16

Size Chart
6 8 10 12 14 16
Bust 81cm 86cm 91cm 96cm 101cm 106cm
Waist 69cm 74cm 79cm 84cm 89cm 94cm 
Hip 91cm
101cm 106cm 111cm 116cm

Longer Length A (112cm)

Shorter Length B (112cm) 1.80mts 1.80mts 1.80mts 2.00mts 2.05mts 2.10mts
Longer Length  A (140cm) 1.55mts
Shorter Length B (140cm)


Meterage for optional hem edging plus neck/armhole binding (if cut in contrast fabric) - (112-140cm)



Notions: thread, 35cm x tear-away Vilene, 1 x 10mm button, 40cm x 10mm fusible stay tape

Recommended fabrics: medium weight linen or linen blend, cotton, medium weight silk or silk blend. Not suitable for very drapey or stretch fabrics.

Finished length of longer length A (from centre back): 90cm (35 1/2”), 90.5cm (35 3/4”), 91cm (36”), 92cm (36 1/4”), 92.5cm (36 1/2”), 93cm (36 3/4") 

Finished length of shorter length B  (from centre back): 84cm (33”), 84.5cm (33 1/4”), 85cm (33 1/2”), 86cm (33 3/4”), 86.5cm (34”), 87cm (34 1/4")

Finished width at bust: 96cm (38”), 101cm (40”), 106cm (42”), 112cm (44”), 117cm (46"), 122cm (48")

Finished width at hip: 106cm (42”), 112cm (44”), 117cm (46"), 122cm (48"), 127cm (50"), 132cm (52")

Finished width at hem (longer length A): 140cm (55”), 145cm (57”), 150cm (59”), 155cm (61"), 160cm (63"), 165cm (65")

Finished width at hem (shorter length B): 135cm (53”), 140cm (55”), 145cm (57”), 150cm (59"), 155cm (61"), 160cm (63")

Seam Allowance: seam allowances are included and are in imperial (inches) not metric (centimetres). Most seams are 1/2”. There are different instructions for neatening edges and hems etc, so please take the seam allowances specified.

Sewing Level for this pattern: suitable for all sewing levels.

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