Derby by Christine Haynes

An A-line sundress with princess seams, an optional collar, and an optional ruffled bottom panel.

Pattern:Derby
Designer:Christine Haynes
Categories:Knee Length Dresses, Shift Dresses, Sun Dresses
Difficulty:Beginner
Recommended Fabrics:Rayon, Double Gauze, Lawn, Linen, Shirting, Silk, Swiss Dot, Voile
required fabric:21/2 to 37/8 yards
Sizes:0 - 18
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Description

This tried and true sewing pattern by Christine Haynes is a loose fitting sundress ideal for hot summer days. Version A of the Derby Dress features a contrast Peter Pan collar and a gathered ruffled hem. View B includes a bias-cut gathered neck ruffle and a tie waist belt. Sew your Derby Dress in a lightweight cotton gauze and pair it with clogs for a day in the park.

Pattern Previews

Derby by Christine Haynes Pattern Preview 1 | Indiesew.com
Derby by Christine Haynes Pattern Preview 2 | Indiesew.com
Derby by Christine Haynes Pattern Preview 3 | Indiesew.com

Pattern Details

Intended Paper Size:Letter (8.5in x 11in) or A4 (21cm x 29.7cm)
Number of Files Included:2
Total Number of Pages:52
Copy Shop Version Included:Yes
Pattern uses layers to select size:No

Pattern Size Chart (inches)

Size024681012141618
Bust31323334 1/23637 1/239414345
Waist23242526 1/22829 1/231333537
Hip33343536 1/23839 1/241434547

Finished Garment Measurements (inches)

Size024681012141618
Bust33 1/234 1/235 1/23738 1/240 1/242444648
Length (View A)33 1/23434 1/23535 1/23636 1/23737 1/238
Length (View B)35 1/23636 1/23737 1/23838 1/23939 1/240

Fabric Required (yards)

Size024681012141618
View A Main Fabric (45" wide)1 7/81 7/81 7/8222 1/42 1/42 1/42 3/82 3/8
View A Main Fabric (60" wide)1 1/21 1/21 1/21 5/81 5/81 7/81 7/81 7/822
View A Contrast Fabric (45" wide)1111111111
View A Contrast Fabric (60" wide)1111111111
View B (45" wide)3 1/23 1/23 1/23 1/23 5/83 5/83 3/43 3/43 7/83 7/8
View B (60" wide)33333 1/83 1/83 1/43 1/43 1/23 1/2

Recommended Fabrics

Required Sewing Techniques

Required Tools

  • Sewing Machine
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Pins
  • Measuring Tape
  • Fabric Scissors

Optional Tools

  • Serger
  • Rotary Cutter and Mat
  • Tailor's Chalk

Required Supplies

  • Interfacing
  • Thread
  • Universal Needle

Additional Notes

This PDF pattern includes all pattern pieces and step-by-step instructions with illustrations.

Great pattern....will definitely make again!