Acton Dress by In the Folds

A sleeveless dress with princess seams, an invisible zipper, and options for different bodices and skirts.

Pattern: Acton Dress
Designer: In the Folds
Categories: Sun Dresses
Difficulty: Intermediate
Recommended Fabrics: Chambray, Crêpe de Chine, Linen, Silk
required fabric: 1 1/2 to 41/8
Sizes: 0 - 18
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Description

The Acton Dress by In the Folds is an adaptable pattern for a dress with a fitted bodice. View A features a low back, thin straps, and an A-line skirt with optional pockets. View B features a racerback, thin straps, and a wrap skirt. Sew your Acton Dress in a striped linen fabric to play on the interesting design lines.

Pattern Previews

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Pattern Details

Intended Paper Size: Letter (8.5in x 11in) or A4 (21cm x 29.7cm)
Number of Files Included: 4
Total Number of Pages: 64
Copy Shop Version Included: Yes
Pattern uses layers to select size: Yes

Pattern Size Chart (inches)

Size024681012141618
High Bust2829 7/831 7/833 7/835 7/837 3/440 3/443 3/446 5/849 1/2
Bust29 7/831 7/833 7/835 7/837 3/439 3/442 3/445 5/848 5/851 5/8
Waist24262829 7/831 7/833 7/836 3/439 3/442 3/445 5/8
Hip333537394142 7/845 3/448 7/851 3/454 3/4

Finished Garment Measurements (inches)

Size024681012141618
Bust30 3/432 5/834 5/836 1/238 5/840 1/243 1/246 1/249 3/852 3/8
Waist28 1/830 1/832 1/83436384143 7/846 7/849 3/4
Hip36 3/838 3/840 3/842 3/844 1/446 1/449 1/452 1/855 1/858 1/8
Length34 1/434 7/835 1/435 3/83636 3/836 5/837 1/437 3/837 3/4

Fabric Required (yards)

Size024681012141618
View A (45" Wide)1 4/51.91.92222.32.32 2/52 2/5
View A (60" Wide)1 1/21 1/21 3/51 3/51 3/51 3/51 4/51.922
View B (45" Wide)2.72 4/52.933.13 1/53 1/23.73.94.1
View B (60" Wide)2.12.12 1/52 1/52.32 2/52.72 4/533.1

Recommended Fabrics

Required Sewing Techniques

Required Tools

  • Sewing Machine
  • Scissors
  • Pins
  • Measuring Tape

Optional Tools

  • Serger
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Rotary Cutter and Mat

Required Supplies

  • Universal Needle
  • Zipper

Additional Notes

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