Kalle Shirt and Shirtdress by Closet Case Files

A loose fitting shirt, tunic, or shirtdress with cuffed kimono style sleeves.

Pattern: Kalle Shirt and Shirtdress
Designer: Closet Case Files
Categories: Collared, Tunics, Shirt Dresses
Difficulty: Intermediate
Recommended Fabrics: Chambray, Challis, Rayon, Crêpe de Chine, Flannel, Shirting, Voile
required fabric: 11/2 to 3
Sizes: 0 - 20
Paper Sewing Pattern$18.00
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Description

The Kalle Shirt and Shirtdress sewing pattern by Closet Case Files is a cropped shirt (View A), a tunic length shirt (View B), or a shirtdress (View C), each with cuffed kimono styles sleeves and curved hemlines. Sew your own Kalle shirt or dress and customize it with a breast pocket, a button, an inverted box pleat, and varying collars and plackets. Construct your own tunic length shirt from a flannel for a comfortable and warm yet chic fall or winter top, or use a Tencel fabric to sew the Kalle Shirtdress for dressier look.

Pattern Previews

Kalle Shirt and Shirtdress by Closet Case Files Pattern Preview 1 | Indiesew.com
Kalle Shirt and Shirtdress by Closet Case Files Pattern Preview 2 | Indiesew.com

Pattern Details

Intended Paper Size: Not Applicable

Pattern Size Chart (inches)

Size02468101214161820
Bust313233343536 1/23840424446
Waist242526272829 1/23133353739
Hip333435363738 1/24042444648

Finished Garment Measurements (inches)

Size02468101214161820
Bust404142434445 1/24749515355
Hips40 1/241 1/242 1/243 1/244 1/24647 1/249 1/251 1/253 1/255 1/2

Fabric Required (yards)

Size02468101214161820
View A (45" Wide)22222 1/42 1/42 1/42 1/42 1/42 1/42 1/4
View A (58" Wide)1 1/21 1/21 1/21 1/21 3/41 3/41 3/41 3/4222
View B (45" Wide)2 1/22 1/22 1/22 1/22 1/22 1/22 1/22 1/22 3/42 3/42 3/4
View B (58" Wide)1 3/41 3/41 3/41 3/422222 1/22 1/22 1/2
View C (45" Wide)2 3/42 3/42 3/42 3/42 3/42 3/42 3/42 3/4333
View C (58" Wide)22222 1/42 1/42 1/42 1/42 1/42 1/42 1/4

Recommended Fabrics

Required Sewing Techniques

Required Tools

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

Optional Tools

  • Serger
  • Fabric Scissors
  • Rotary Cutter and Mat

Required Supplies

  • Buttons
  • Interfacing
  • Thread
  • Universal Needle

Additional Notes

This paper pattern includes all pattern pieces and instructions with illustrations.

The pattern instructions are clear and easy to follow.


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