Shirt Dress 05/2012
Added May 15, 2012
This pattern is printed on 8.5″ × 11″ sheets of plain paper. Do not scale or center pages before printing. Wait until all sheets are printed out before beginning to tape them together. Do not cut out pattern pieces yet— Arrange the sheets on a large, hard, flat surface so that they fit together, matching up like numbers and letters (i.e. 6A to 6A). To tape pattern together, fold under the margin of one piece (6A) and tape right against the line of it’s matching number/letter (6A).
Trace the pattern pieces from the pattern sheet following the lines and markings for the correct size and the correct style (127C). (This pattern also includes pattern pieces, lines and markings for style 127A+B (Blouse versions of this pattern.)
Lengthen pieces 1 and 2 as indicated.
Trace the front facing from piece 1 as a separate pattern piece.
The buttonhole on piece 1 is marked for size 36. For sizes 38 – 44, mark the buttonhole the same distance from neck edge as for size 36.
burda style magazine pattern do not have seam allowance included.
Seam and hem allowances to be added: Seams and edges 1.5 cm (5/8 in), hem and sleeve hems 4 cm (1 5/8 ins).