Everyday Playdress 12mths – 7/8


The inaugural Love Notions pattern is the Everyday Playdress. For almost ten years the Everyday Playdress has been a bestseller in my custom clothing shop. It’s simple, fun and great for everyday wear! Designed to be sewn with knits, this pattern is perfect for the beginner and advanced sewist alike. Two dress versions are included: the standard playdress and the crossover playdress, as well as long and short sleeve options. Take your dress to the next level by mixing and matching prints.

Available in sizes 12-18mths, 2T, 3T, 4T, 5T, girls size 6 and 7/8.

The Everyday Playdress is made using knit fabrics. If you’re new or not comfortable sewing with knits- this is the perfect first pattern for you. The tutorial walks you through each step with bright, colorful pictures as well as giving you helpful tips and tricks along the way. The tutorial has been optimized for most tablets with click or touchable links to each part of the pattern. Print only the 8 pages of pattern pieces and use your tablet or computer to read the instructions to save on ink and paper!

Purchase this product now and earn 9 Points!


The Everyday Playdress instant downloadable pdf pattern contains:

  • The Everyday Playdress pdf pattern contains 8 pages of pattern pieces for two dress styles and two sleeve lengths.
  • 2 pages of inspiration photos from pattern testers.
  • Cutting guide.
  • 8 pages of bright and clear step by step color photos.
  • Optimized for most tablets with links to each part of the pattern. Print only the pattern pieces and use a tablet or computer to read the instructions to save on ink and paper!
  • This pattern has the ability to print just desired size(s) and in addition features trimless pattern assembly! Open the PDF in Adobe, select the layer thumbnail on the left hand menu and then select the size(s) to print. See this tutorial for more information.
  • Designed for both letter and A4 paper printing.
  • Because we value work at home business, feel free to use this pattern in your home sewing businesses. Mass production is strictly prohibited.


File updated 12/25/15 to fix missing sleeve pattern markings

6 reviews for Everyday Playdress 12mths – 7/8

  1. Rated 5 out of 5


    I have always loved play dresses and legging for my girls- cute and comfortable for them to really live in, so I was so excited to find a pattern in that style. Super simple construction and it works up quickly. Well written pattern that gives great results.

  2. Rated 5 out of 5


    If you sew for girls, buy this pattern! With various style modifications, I’ve made six versions in the last couple of years.
    Her patterns consistently fit well and are of completely professional quality. I have no hesitation recommending her
    patterns to anyone.

  3. Rated 5 out of 5


    Our favorite playdress, versatile, good fit, and perfect for gifts

  4. Rated 5 out of 5

    Victoria (verified owner)

    Such an adorable dress and another great pattern from Love Notions!

    I plan on making these as gifts for my nieces as my daughter only needs so many but the pattern is so easy and fun that I just want to keep making more!

  5. Rated 5 out of 5

    Andrea (verified owner)

    This pattern is a staple in my dds closet! love the fit and options to mix and match fabrics.

  6. Rated 5 out of 5


    So cute. Simple buy adorable. As always the instructions are well written and easy to follow.

Add a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.