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By DEER & DOE, Aubépine Dress is a paper sewing pattern.

Garment Details:  Empire-waist dress with elbow-length sleeves, lined. Tucks on bodice and sleeves, waist drawstring and flared skirt punctuated by eight inverted box pleats.

Sizing: This is a multi-size pattern, including sizes 34 to 46. Sizes 48, 50 and 52 are only available in PDF format please shop direct with Deer & Doe Patrons de couture. Sizing guide can be found here.

Fabric Suggestions:  Lawn, rayon, lyocell (Tencel), cotton voile or lightweight chambray.

Fabric used for Version A: Cotton Lyocell Crepe

Fabric used for Version B: Cotton Voile. 

Fabric requirements: 150cm fabric width Version A: 2.4 metres, Version B: 2.4 metres or 115cm fabric width Version A: 2.9 metres, Version B: 2.7 metres. Lining 2.2 metres.

Trims required: 1.5 metres ribbon and 60cm thin elastic.

Skill Level: The pattern is placed at a Level 3 out of 5, on the Deer & Doe pattern skill scale, which means you should be confident using sewing patterns and can handle basic pattern alterations to achieve a good fit. Intermediate.

Seam allowances are included in the pattern. 

The paper pattern comes carefully packaged in an envelope together with a step-by-step assembly instruction in English and French.

Photo credits: Deer & Doe Patterns (Will and Joan).