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The Shift Dress by The Avid Seamstress creates an elegant silhouette that’s modern, sophisticated and versatile. Perfect for parties, special occasions, and will effortlessly take you from day to evening work.

The Shift Dress has a fitted bodice, fitted sleeves and pencil skirt with a panel at the bottom of the front skirt. The back of the skirt has flattering waist pleats, a kick pleat at the bottom with the back bodice finished with an invisible zip. Pattern includes optional inner pockets.   

Suitable fabrics include: lightweight to medium weight woven fabrics, including chambrays, crepes & silk; remember to allow extra fabric to match one way designs.

Level: Intermediate

Sizes: UK 6 to 22

What's included        

    • Pattern printed on high-quality pattern paper
    • Beautiful step by step instruction booklet
    • Guide on taking your measurements
    • Fabric and Sewing basics help card
    • Sewing Terms Demystified card  
    • Checklist card to ensure you have covered everything before starting your project
    • All of this encased in a big beautiful re-closable envelope!
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