Bara Studio Lou Shirt Dress

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Buy the Lou Shirt Dress sewing pattern from Bara Studio. The Lou Shirt Dress has a classic shirt collar, button placket and drawstring waist. The sleeves are finished with elastic.

Bonus: A free Cuff Add-on is included in your download. Use the instructions and pattern pieces to add cuffs to your Lou Shirt Dress. The cuff pattern pieces print on one A4 page.

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?

Note if purchasing copy shop printing: Your copy shop print out will not include the cuff pieces (because the Cuff Add-on is only available as a print-at-home file).

Suggested fabrics: Lightweight woven fabric without stretch, such as viscose, cotton, linen or Tencel.

Fabric requirements: If you are pattern matching, your fabric consumption may be higher.

1.40 m wide fabric: 2.95 – 3.25 m.

Sizing: EU 32 – 48 (approx. UK 8 – 18/20, based on our standardised size chart). Please also check the designer’s size chart.

Notions: Interfacing, 1.40 m; 12 buttons, 1 cm diameter; 0.6 cm wide elastic, 0.40 m; matching thread.

PDF pattern includes: Instructions; A4 print-at-home pattern (43 pages for dress, 1 page for cuff); A0 copy shop pattern (1 long sheet + 1 standard sheet).

Languages: German and English. This pattern also has a step-by-step video tutorial (in German with English subtitles).

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Additional information


Cottons, Drape, Linen

Make time

One to two days

Sewing level



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

Pattern format

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

PDF Printing

1 page (cuff), 43 pages (dress)

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