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Easy Short Sleeved Kimono Dress

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(9) Name: 'Sewing : Easy Short Sleeved Kimono Dress
Easy Short Sleeved Kimono Dress
Easy Short Sleeved Kimono Dress
Easy Short Sleeved Kimono Dress

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Sew a straight Seam
  • Pressing seams

Pattern Description:

Women's relaxed fit dress with an elastic waist. Features short kimono sleeves, keyhole opening at centre back and finishes above the knee. Easy to sew suitable for the beginner / novice sewer.

This print at home, (sized to fit both US letter and A4 International paper sizes) PDF pattern comes with complete easy, step by step sewing instructions, cutting guide and diagrams all to assist you in wearing your new dress in as short as time as possible.

Check out the detailed photographic walk through on the blog to help you construct this garment!

Includes all seam and hem allowances and print at home instructions.

Just make sure that when you print, PAGE SCALING is set to NONE. Tiling patterns is easy, just trim each page around the bounding box, including the grey underlap area, then tile your pages together matching the markers and the grid lines. Easy! Please note the Grid should measure 2.5cm or 1" square when printed out.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Sizes available: XXS, XS, S, M, L, detailed sizing information is included in the instructions


  • *Narrow Fabrics: 115cm / 45" Size: XXS-XS-S - M= 1.7m / 67" Size: L = 2.4m / 95"
  • *Wide Fabrics: 140cm / 60" Size: XXS-XS-S= 1.4m / 56" Size: M-L= 1.5m / 60"

You Will Also Need:

  • Matching Lightweight Fusing, (we recommend Sheer Weft Fusing (Australia)
  • 1 x 12mm / 1/2" coverable button or similar
  • 6mm / 1/4" narrow elastic

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