Eloise, the beautiful off the shoulder maxi dress sewing pattern is a summer staple! This little number is easy to sew and even easier to wear for ladies, children, and their dolls. Eloise is a wonderfully breezy swimwear cover up, a perfect summertime dress, and even a special-occasion maxi.
Skill Level – Beginner
Sizes – Pattern includes 18-inch doll’s, children’s newborn to 12 years, and ladies’ XXS to 5XL sizing. See the size chart in the gallery above.
Options – Elastic casing or shirring at the neck and waist, loose, elasticated, or shirred sleeves in either short or three-quarter length, top, mid-thigh, midi, or maxi dress length options
Fabrics – This pattern is suitable for light-to-medium weight wovens and light four-way stretch.
If you use a fabric with a print or nap such as velvet, remember to cut all pieces in the same direction and to allow extra fabric for this.
See the fabric requirements in the gallery above for yardage. A serger/ overlocker is optional but NOT required.
Format – This trim-free pattern is a downloadable PDF and comes in A4 or US letter printable sizes. An A0 format (pattern pieces only) is also included should you wish to have your pattern printed professionally. PDF Layers allow you to select and print only the size/s you want.
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