Petaluma Faux Wrap Dress PDF
Itch to Stitch
Buy the Petaluma Faux Wrap Dress sewing pattern from Itch to Stitch. Wrap dresses are popular for a reason—the classic style is flattering on all body shapes. The Petaluma Faux Wrap Dress gives you the benefit of the flattering shape but with the convenience of a traditional back zipper. The A-line, petal-shaped skirt includes functional in-seam pockets. The Petaluma offers three different sleeve options—choose one or make all three! The pattern also includes options for A, B, C, D and DD cups. The Petaluma will become your go-to dress for years to come.
Suggested fabrics: Use light to medium-weight woven fabric without stretch or with minimal stretch, such as shirting, broadcloth, linen, satin, peach skin and crepe. Note that the wrong side of the fabric could show as you move around in the dress; keep that in mind when choosing your fabric. Lining for pocket bags: washable choices are cotton batiste and cotton lawn; for dry-clean garments, use Ambiance lining, polyester lining, china silk or charmeuse.
Fabric requirements: 135 cm (54”) wide fabric: dress with short sleeve, 2.3 – 3 m (2-1/2 – 3-1/4 yards); dress with double petal sleeve, 2.5 – 3.1 m (2-3/4 – 3-1/2 yards); dress with butterfly sleeve, 2.4 – 2.9 m (2-5/8 – 3-1/4 yards) // lining, 115 cm (44”) wide: 0.4 m (3/8 yard).
Sizing: US 00 – 20 (approx. UK 8 – 22). Please check the size chart and finished garment measurements.
Notions: Lightweight woven or weft-insertion interfacing; 56 cm (22”) invisible zipper; hook and eye (size 1); 203 cm (80”) of straight fusible stay tape (or you may cut your own using lightweight woven fusible interfacing on the straight grain); one sew-on snap fastener (optional).
This sewing pattern is available in PDF format. The PDF pattern will be available immediately for download after purchase.
PDF pattern includes: Digital pattern compatible with both US letter and A4 paper sizes; A0 (copy shop) file; step-by-step illustrated instructions. The print-at-home pattern is a layered PDF, so you can select your size before printing.
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Cottons / Chambray / Lawn / Quilting, Linen, Rayon / Viscose / Crepe, Silk / Satin / Sateen
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
up to 49 pages for each cup size