Blouse+Dress Duo PDF Sewing Pattern & Guidebook
Blouse and Dress Duo
A «Bohemian-style» outfit with a loose fitting and «kimono» sleeves.
Faced front and back yokes
Embellishment ideas: add piping, braids, lace, embros or pompons
Optional lining at dress bottom
2 garments perfect for all seasons: in summer or even in winter with a roll neck tee shirt and tights. New timeless items.
Sewing level : Intermediate
Age range : 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 years
Linen for summertime
Cotton twill, poplin, batiste, double gauze, fine denim, plumetis, crepe
Tencel, cotton/viscose or viscose fabrics
Soft woolen fabrics
Do not use any thick fabric (difficult to gather)
As an option : Cotton voil (solid colour) for the lining.
Only use a lining for the bottom part of the dress if the main fabric is fine and transparent (no need for lining for corduroy or double gauze)
No need for lining for the blouse
I made the illustrated blouse and dress with the following supplies:
- Dress: a duck blue cotton double gauze at ©Camillette Creation, no lining, copper piping and lace braid.
- Blouse : light grey «souricette» cotton double gauze at ©Camillette Creation, no lining, machine embroidery and home made pompons.
- 11mm buttons