The Sheath Dress

  • The Sheath Dress is a gorgeously draped garment with a flattering round neckline, elasticated waist and an invisible zip at the back. Your options are endless; make this dress with short or mid length sleeves, with inner pockets or without.

    New to sewing? No worries! With minimal pieces to cut out and the option to create a looser fit without the elastic waist, this is a dress you’ll love to wear year-round. View A has an inner pockets and view B outer pockets.

    What's included
    o  Pattern printed on high quality white pattern paper
    o  Beautiful step by step instruction booklet
    o  Guide on taking your measurements
    o  Fabric and Sewing basics help card
    o  Sewing Terms Demystified card
    o  Checklist card to ensure you have covered everything before starting your project

    Designer: The Avid Seamstress
    Size: UK 8 - 18

  • Lightweight to medium weight fabrics are perfect for this pretty dress.
    Not suitable for stripes, diagonals or plaids. 
    Always allow extra fabric to match one way designs.


      Fabric, thread, 40cm/16" invisible zip, 1 meter elastic (max 25mm wide).