Davenport Dress - Friday Pattern Co
The Davenport Dress is the perfect throw-on and go dress. Whether you're shopping at your local farmers market or hanging out around the house, this ruffley dress will have you feeling cute and comfortable. It features full sleeves with an elastic ruffle hem as well as a shoulder flutter detail. The hem hits above the knees. The front neckline is gathered in with elastic, and the waist features a drawstring so this dress can be pulled on and off without any closures. Most importantly, the Davenport features roomy pockets that are perfect for stowing away all of your treasures.
This listing is for a printed paper sewing pattern.
Sewing level: Suitable for all skill levels
XS-XXL were drafted using sample measurements for a B/C cup.
1X-7X were drafted using sample measurements for a C/D cup.
You may need to purchase extra yardage if your fabric has a heavy nap, is directional, striped, or has an obvious repeat.
45" / 114cm Fabric
Sizes XS-M = 3.5yd / 3.2m, Sizes L-XXL = 4.25yd / 3.8m, Sizes 1X-4X = 4.88yd / 4.5m, Sizes 5X-7X = 5.66yd / 5.2m
54"-60" / 137cm - 152cm Fabric
Sizes XS-M = 2.75yd / 2.5m, Sizes L-XXL = 3.25yd / 2.9m, Sizes 1X-4X = 4yd / 3.7m, Sizes 5X-7X = 4.66yd / 4.3m
- Matching thread
- Small safety pin or tube turning tool
- 1 yard (0.9 meters) of 3/8" (1cm) wide elastic
The Davenport Dress is designed for woven fabrics. It is suitable for light to midweight fabrics.
MAIN FABRIC: Fabrics like cotton lawn or linen will make this a great dress for spring and summer! If you want it to be a bit fancier it can be sewn from a silk or something with a bit of drape.