Wenona Shirt Dress by Named Clothing

A button-down shirt or dress with a loose fit, contrast yoke, cuffed sleeves, and optional front pleat detail.

Pattern: Wenona Shirt Dress
Designer: Named Clothing
Categories: Knee Length Dresses, Shirt Dresses
Difficulty: Intermediate
Recommended Fabrics: Flannel, Double Gauze, Lawn, Linen, Poplin, Shirting, Voile
required fabric: 2 to 3 yards
Sizes: 0 - 14
Digital Sewing Pattern$14.51
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When you're ready to take your home sewing to the next level, the Wenona Shirt and Dress by Named Clothing is a great place to start. This intermediate/advanced pattern is loaded with options including an optional front pleat detail, and two length options. Sew your Wenona Shirt up in a cozy flannel for winter weather and pair with your favorite boot cut jeans and boots. Or sew your Wenona Shirt Dress in a shirting fabric and pair with tights and heels for a more formal look.

The Wenona Shirt Dress pictured above is sewn in this double cloth cotton from Imagine Gnats.

Pattern Previews

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Pattern Details

Intended Paper Size: Letter (8.5in x 11in)
Number of Files Included: 5
Total Number of Pages: 122
Copy Shop Version Included: No
Pattern uses layers to select size: No

Pattern Size Chart (inches)

Bust3031 1/23334 1/236 1/437 3/439 1/241
Waist23 1/225 1/426 3/428 1/43031 1/23334 1/2
Hip3334 1/236 1/437 3/439 1/24142 1/244

Finished Garment Measurements (inches)

Bust3738 1/240 1/441 3/443 1/44546 1/248
Waist3738 1/240 1/441 3/443 1/44546 1/248
Hip44 1/24647 3/449 1/450 3/452 1/45455 1/2
Bicep14 3/41515 1/415 3/416 1/416 1/217 1/417 1/2

Fabric Required (yards)

Main (60" Wide)2.032.032 1/52 1/42 1/42 1/42.32.417
Main (45" Wide)2.7782.7782.9172.9172.9172.9722.9722.972

Recommended Fabrics

Required Sewing Techniques

Required Tools

  • Sewing Machine
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Pins
  • Measuring Tape
  • Fabric Scissors
  • Tailor's Chalk

Optional Tools

  • Serger
  • Rotary Cutter and Mat

Required Supplies

  • Buttons
  • Interfacing
  • Thread
  • Universal Needle

Additional Notes

This 38-page PDF pattern includes all pattern pieces and step-by-step instructions with illustrations. This pattern is intended for intermediate to advanced sewists.

This pattern has great details, but runs quite large!