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The Tessa Sheath Dress is a simple knit dress with lots of style. The dress features a bateau or scoop neckline, optional yoke detail and five sleeve lengths: sleeveless, short, elbow, 3/4 and long. Two hem lengths are also included- above knee and shin. Bonus- the bodice part of the pattern can also be easily mashed with the Sybil Skirt Collection! The Tessa Sheath Dress has feminine shaping at the back and the pattern is packed with tips on customizing the dress to your unique shape. The Tessa dress is a quick sew with no closures or darts! The neckline can be finished with binding, bias tape or a facing. The newly updated Tessa Sheath Dress now includes sizing XS through 5X as well as a full bust option!
Tessa Sheath Dress Features:
Meant for knit fabrics
2 lengths: knee and shin
5 sleeve lengths: sleeveless, short, elbow, 3/4 and long
Shaping at back
Optional yoke detail
Binding, bias tape or facing neckline finish options
Print at home for US letter & A4 paper, trimless format with layers
Large format file for copy shop printing. This file will print on four A0 (33″ x 46″) size sheets. Be sure to instruct your printer to print actual size in black and white on their cheapest paper. We recommend PDFPlotting for printing the large format files.
A projector file is also included for those using projector technology
The Tessa Sheath Dress pdf instant downloadable pattern contains:
The Tessa Sheath Dress pdf sewing pattern contains 2 dress lengths, 5 sleeve lengths and 2 neckline options.
Bonus pattern- the bodice of this dress will work with all the Sybil Illusion Skirt styles!
2 pages of inspiration photos from pattern testers.
5 pages of bright and clear step by step illustrations and photos.
2 page to customize the fit.
Included is a print chart to only print the pages you need for your style choice.
In addition to the print-at-home file, an A0-sized large format file for copy shop printing is also included
A projector file is included for those using projector technology
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.
Files completely updated 12/10/21 to be redrafted on the current block as well as to add sizes 4X & 5X and a full bust option.