The Ava Dress is a sleeveless, popover dress with a faux wrap bodice and elasticated waist. The sleeveless shoulder edge is extended slightly beyond the shoulder point for a modern silhouette. Ava can be sewn as an above the knee dress length (VERSION A) or a maxi dress length (VERSION B). This is your new spring/summer go-to frock! Wear it casual with flat sandals or sneakers, layer it with your favorite cardigan or jean jacket, or dress it up with statement shoes and jewelry.
Medium to lightweight woven fabrics, such as linen, cotton sateen/lawn/batiste/chambray, rayon, Lyocell, and Tencel.
Medium to lightweight fusible interfacing (choose interfacing based on fabric weight)
Approximately 1 yard/meter of 3/4" (2 cm) wide elastic
US sizes 0-30 with B, C, and D Cup options. See image for size chart.
TECHNIQUES COVERED IN THIS PATTERN:
Installing bodice facings
English with metric and imperial measurements provided.
PDF FILES INCLUDED IN DOWNLOAD:
Instruction Booklet, 21 pages
Print-at-home pattern files - US Letter and A4 (37 pages)
Copyshop Pattern Files - A0 Size, 2 sheets per cup size
Pattern files include size layers and sheet printing instructions so you only have to print what you need.
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