Rae Dress Pattern (Sizes 6-18)


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Rae Dress Pattern (Sizes 6-18)

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Rae Dress – Forward side seams and a deep lantern hem subtly shape this knee length pull-on shift dress. Other design features include a wide gathered neckline, inseam pockets with topstitch detail and options for a sleek sleeveless look with bound armholes (View A) or soft elbow length sleeves with gathered hems (View B). This dress is versatile and trans-seasonal.

Suitable fabrics for include linen, cotton poplin, light-weight wool, light-weight denim.

Print at home AND Print at copy shop ( blog post tutorial here).

The pattern comes with a A4 (or US Letter Size Paper) Print At Home version (There are pattern tiles plus the test square and tile layout sheets. Note: The pattern sheet details are below:

Sheet 1 (View A and B) Sizes 6-12 - 30 pattern tiles. 

Sheet 2 (View A and B) Sizes 14-18 - 30 pattern tiles.

Sheet 3 (View B) All Sizes - 27 pattern tiles

Sheet 4 (View A and B) All Sizes - 10 pattern tiles

You will also receive Print At Copy Shop version files (NOTE: Sheets 1, 2 and 3 are A0 sheet size, Sheet 4 is A1) along with the sewing instructions file (so that you can print these at home). Ensure that all printing is done at 100% Scale (or Full Scale).

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Hard Copy Version (Limited Stock).

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

Pattern Details.

Sizes included: (AUS sizing) 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16 and 18

Size Chart 6 8 10 12 14 16 18
Bust 81cm 86cm 91cm 96cm 101cm 106cm 111cm
Waist 69cm 74cm 79cm 84cm 89cm 94cm 99cm
Hip 91cm 96cm 101cm 106cm 111cm 116cm 121cm
View A (sleeveless dress) - (140cm)
2.15mts 2.20mts
View B (sleeved dress) - (140cm wide) 
9mm (3/8") wide elastic for neck (View A and B)
9mm (3/8") wide elastic for sleeve (View B only) (cut in half)
66cm 68cm 71cm 73.5cm 76cm 78cm 81cm

Recommended fabrics:
linen, cotton poplin, light-weight wool, light-weight denim.

Notionsthread, 25cm x tear-away Vilene,  9mm(3/8") elastic (meterage above).

Finished length of Rae Dress (from centre back):  93cm (36 3/4”), 94cm (37”), 95cm (37 1/2"), 96.5cm (38”), 98cm (38 1/2"), 99cm (39"), 100cm (39 1/2")

Finished measurement at bust: 89cm (35”), 91.5cm (36”), 96.5cm (38”), 101.5cm (40”), 106.5cm (42"), 111.5cm (44"), 117cm (46")

Finished measurement at hip: 104cm (41”), 106.5cm (42”), 111.5cm (44”), 117cm (46”), 123cm (48"), 127cm (50"), 132cm (52")

Finished length of sleeve (View B only): 27cm (10 3/4"), 28cm (11"), 29cm (11 1/2"), 30.5cm (12"), 31.5cm (12 1/2), 33cm (13"), 34cm (13 1/2")

Seam Allowance: seam allowances are included in pattern. Suitable for intermediate beginners to advanced sewers.


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