Lisa Dress Pattern (Sizes XXS-XL)


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Lisa Dress Pattern (Sizes XXS-XL)

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Lisa Dress – this loose and comfortable highwaisted dress features a sleeveless bodice with button/buttonhole opening, bust darts, contoured high waistline and a gathered skirt with side pockets. Worn either on its own or over a tshirt or tank top, the Lisa Dress is designed to be your perfect summer garment. Suitable fabrics include light to medium weight linens, lightweight cottons, rayons, viscose and silk crepe de chines. Due to the gather detail on this dress, this pattern is NOT suitable for heavy weight linens or cottons etc.

To view blog post about Lisa's modification (in white, pictured left) from dress to top, click here.

To view blog post about Lisa's lengthened modification with ruffle, click here.

To view blog post about Coral's modifications (in black/with stripey top and cobalt blue), click here.

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

The pattern comes with a A4 (or US Letter Size Paper) Print At Home version ( 48 sheets - note: 1st sheet is the test square to check correct scale and on page 32 there is sheet indicating  the pattern layout for Sheet 2 follows are the 46 pattern tiles - 30 pages for Sheet 1 and 16 pages for Sheet 2 ). You will also receive Print At Copy Shop version file (note: there are 2 files that need to be printed - Sheet 1 is A0 sheet size Sheet 2  is A1 sheet size) along with the sewing instructions file (so that you can print these at home). Ensure that all printing is done on 100% Scale (or Full Scale).

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Hard Copy Version (Limited Stock).

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

Pattern Details.

Sizes included: (AUS sizing) XXS, XS, S, M, L and XL

Size Chart XXS XS S M L XL
Bust 81cm 86cm 91cm 96cm 101cm 106cm
Waist 69cm 74cm 79cm 84cm 89cm 106cm
Hip 91cm 96cm 101cm 106cm 111cm 116cm
Meterage (112cm) 2.60mts 2.60mts 2.60mts 2.70mts 2.70mts 2.80mts
Meterage (135-140cm) 2.00mts 2.00mts 2.00mts 2.10mts 2.20mts 2.20mts


Notions: thread, 10cm lightweight interfacing, 35cm tear-away Vilene, 5 x 12mm buttons), 

Finished length of Lisa Dress (from centre back): 102cm (40”),  102.5cm (40 1/4”), 103cm (40 1/2”),  103.5cm (40 3/4”), 104cm (41”), 104.5cm (41 1/4") 

Finished width at bust: 96cm (37”), 99cm (39”), 104cm (41”), 109cm (43”), 114cm (45"), 119cm (47")

Finished skirt width (around hem): 160cm (63”), 165cm (65”), 170cm (67”), 175cm (69”), 180cm (71”), 185cm (72”) 

Recommended fabrics: Suitable fabrics include light weight linens, lightweight cottons, rayons, viscose and silk crepe de chines.  

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