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