Portrait Peasant Top and Dress

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Portrait Peasant Top and Dress Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Girls, Infant/Baby



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Straight stitch
  • Zig-zag finish seams
  • Gather (for ruffled options only)

Pattern Description:

Whether for a professional portrait, special occasion photography or just snapshots from a day at play, your child can be comfortably dressed-up in the perfect portrait-style peasant dress or top. This pattern shows you how to create multiple forms of the classic peasant: an elongated top, or an empire-style long or short dress. Add ruffles, embellishments and more to make a design that is uniquely yours.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 6 months - 8 years


  • Fabric - 0.5 to 5.5 yards, depending on size and options

You Will Also Need:

  • 3/8" wide elastic

About Designer

About Designer

CarlaC on craftsy.com

Molecular biologist turned patternmaker - that is me, CarlaC. I'm mama to a sweet little boy named Louie and wife to an amazing chef named Delmar. I spend my days doing interesting experiments with beautiful fabrics. My life is my lab!!!


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