A digital PDF Sewing pattern for a Pinafore Dress.
The pinafore dress pattern uses buttons on the shoulder making it easy for wearing.
Pinafore Dress: sizes – 6 - 8 years.
Sewing level: intermediate.
Construction processes: applying interfacing, constructing facings, sewing seams, clipping, neatening fabric, hemming, creating buttonholes and attaching buttons.
Requirements for project:
Fabric- Woven fabric: choose a light to medium fabric weight such as cotton or corduroy.
Length required: 6 & 8 years - 0.9 m.
Notions: Matching thread, iron on interfacing, 2 x 15mm-20mm buttons, machine needle – sharp.
Tools: Sewing machine, (over-locking machine if available), sewing chalk, scissors, pins, iron/ironing board.
Pinafore Dress sizes 6-8 years - PDF Sewing Pattern
How to print your SEWNZ sewing pattern
How to Print with Adobe Reader – free downloadable programme.
First download PDF file to your computer folders- documents/pictures.
Open PDF with Adobe Reader,
go to File then to Print,
Select All pages in Page to print,
Select Actual size in Page & Size Handling,
Select Auto in Orientation.
You can select specific pages to print and in colour to see each size.
Patterns have a 2-3 cm overlap on each side, line them up and cellotape together