Ring Around the Rosey Pattern


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Ring Around the Rosey Pattern

Pattern Details

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Girls, Infant/Baby



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • using a sewing machine
  • using a rotary cutter
  • handwinding a bobbin with elastic thread

Pattern Description:

This PDF file includes graded patterns to fit sizes 18m to a 6 youth, and 12 pages of instructions with both photographs and illustrations, for clarity.

This easy fitting A-line dress has a shirred collar, and some sneaky tricks along the way to make it look professional. There are no itchy raw edges inside, and the directions include pocket suggestions as well as shirring tips. This dress patter is suitable for an advanced beginner, or one who is willing to make a test garment first.

Fabric choices can completely change the look of this dress, from playful to preppy, from retro to kitschy.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 12m-6


  • 1/2-1 yard main fabric (non directional) depending on size
  • 5" x 44" light weight contrasting fabric
  • 2 bobbins worth of elastic thread
  • coordinating sewing thread

You Will Also Need:

  • basic sewing supplies, like pins, seam ripper, etc
  • sewing machine and needle
  • rotary cutter and mat, scissors
  • iron and ironing board

About Designer

About Designer

RamonaRose on craftsy.com

I'm a mom, wife, seamstress, knitter, crocheter, embroiderer, designer... I like creating new, useful patterns. I live in a circus with several small children, cats, chickens, and large dogs.

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