Double Layer Dress
by Jil Cappuccio
This file contains pattern templates only. Pattern
instructions can be found in the Fall 2009 issue of Stitch.
This easy to sew and wear shift dress combines two contrasting sheers, layered for a flirty look that is all your own. Combine the sheers with a stretch knit on top featuring three-quarter sleeves and a scoop neck. Simple side slits make walking a snap.
Guide to Full-Size Pattern PDF
the PDF and save the file where you will find it easily. Once the
pattern has downloaded, open the file and check that it has downloaded
fully. The first page of the PDF is a layout drawing of the assembled
tiles; use this as a guide while putting together the pieces of the
- Print the document as is, at 100%. DO NOT
SCALE TO FIT and DO NOT CROP. The files are set up to be printed on
letter-size paper (8 ½ x 11").
- To ensure that the
pattern has printed at the correct scale, find the page containing the
TEST SQUARE. The TEST SQUARE should be 2 x 2" (5 cm x 5 cm).
- To begin assembling the pattern, cut off or fold the margin on all sides of each page.
The pages are numbered in rows, so the first row of pages is numbered 1A,
1B, 1C, etc. Line up the rows and match the dotted lines together so
they overlap. Tape the pages together, using the illustrated guide to
match each piece. Once complete, find your size, pin your pattern to
the fabric, and follow the coordinating line to cut out or trace the