Afternoon Blouse and Shift Dress

Jennifer Lauren Handmade


Add to Wishlist
Add to Wishlist

Buy the Afternoon Blouse and Dress sewing pattern from Jennifer Lauren Handmade, a vintage inspired shift dress and blouse. The pattern features grown own kimono sleeves and a dramatic fold over detail at the front. Choose between a blouse or shift dress version, the dress features in seam pockets and both have the option to add shaping at the back with a box pleat or light gathering.

This sewing pattern is available to buy in the following formats:

– PDF (available to download immediately after purchase). What is a PDF?

– PDF pattern + Printed A0 copy shop (We print out the A0 pattern sheets, but you’ll need to download the digital instructions, as we don’t print these. The PDF files will be emailed immediately after purchase, and the A0 pattern sheets will be dispatched next working day). What is Copy Shop?

What we think: It’s simple shape makes it an easy make, for a more advanced maker this will be a relaxing make and for a beginner a chance to up your sewing game.

Suggested fabrics: Lightweight wovens such as cotton, linen or viscose.

Fabric requirements: Blouse: 150 cm wide fabric: 1.6 m / 115 cm wide fabric: 1.75 m // Dress: 150 cm wide fabric: 2.4 m / 115 cm wide fabric: 2.6 m.

Sizing: UK 6 – 24. Please check the size chart and finished garment measurements.

PDF pattern includes: Copy shop file, A4 and US Letter paper formats.

If you’re looking for more maker inspiration, check out the latest sewing pattern reviews from the sewing community. We also have a sewing blog to keep you up to date with all the news from the world of sewing.

Additional information


Cottons / Chambray / Lawn / Quilting, Silk / Satin / Sateen


UK 6 / US 2 / EU 34, UK 8 / US 4 / EU 36, UK 10 / US 6 / EU 38, UK 12 / US 8 / EU 40, UK 14 / US 10 / EU 42, UK 16 / US 12 / EU 44, UK 18 / US 14 / EU 46, UK 20 / US 16 / EU 48, UK 22 / US 18 / EU 50, UK 24 / US 20 / EU 52

Sewing level

Confident Beginner

Make time

All day

Pattern format

PDF, PDF pattern + Printed copy shop (+£7.00)

PDF Printing

71 Pages

Sewing pattern reviews (0)

Average rating:

No ratings