The Shelby Dress Romper

True Bias

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Buy the Shelby Dress and Romper sewing pattern from True Bias on The Fold Line. The Shelby pattern is a princess-seamed dress or romper with four views. Each has a V-shaped neckline, front button opening, and back waist tie. Views A and B are dresses with a traditional short sleeve. View A is a mini dress hitting mid-thigh, while View B is a longer dress that ends around the ankle. Views C and D are rompers with a cap sleeve. The romper gives the illusion of being a dress with the coverage of a short or pant. View C is a mini length romper hitting mid-thigh, while View D’s hem ends just above the ankle.

Suggested Fabrics: Lightweight woven fabrics with drape, such as rayon challis, crepe, silk, voile and linen.

Fabric requirements: View A/C 45″ wide fabric, 3 – 3.4m (3.2 – 3.7 yards) // 54″ wide fabric, 2.3 – 2.7m (2.5 – 3 yards). View B/D 45″ wide fabric, 4.6 – 5m (5 – 5.5 yards) // 54″ wide fabric, 4 – 4.3m (4.3 – 4.7 yards).

Sizing: US 0 – 18 (approx. UK 8 – 20). Please check the size chart and finished garment measurements.

Notions: Coordinating thread, 2 yds of lightweight fusible interfacing, 7 – 3/8” buttons (Views A & B), 5 – 3/8” buttons (Views C & D).

This sewing pattern is available in PAPER and PDF format. The PDF pattern will be available to download immediately after purchase.

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Additional information

Fabric

Cottons / Chambray / Lawn / Quilting, Rayon / Viscose / Crepe, Silk / Satin / Sateen

Size

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

Sewing level

Confident Beginner

Make time

One to two days

Pattern format

PAPER, PDF

PDF Printing

54-71 Pages

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