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Top 10 free dress sewing patterns and tutorials - Part 2

Updated on August 1, 2012

Dress - The yummiest of all sewing items

Those who have enough dress sewin patterns please raise your hands! still want more? I thought so

I cherry picked these tutorials from all over the blogosphere just for you. Hope you like them.

Lucky Layers Tiered Dress Pattern

Lucky Layers Tiered Dress in Size 2T From Moda Bake Shop
Lucky Layers Tiered Dress in Size 2T From Moda Bake Shop | Source

Lucky Layers Tiered Dress - Back View

Lucky Layers Tiered Dress - Back
Lucky Layers Tiered Dress - Back | Source

Lucky Layers tiered Dress

I made this dress pattern and tutorial for Moda Bake Shop. This dress took the longest time to complete but it is my favorite to date. The kimono style bodice, the shirring on the back, coordinating tiers and the twirl factor. All make for a lovely dress. Get the sewing pattern and tutorial for Lucky Layers Tiered Dress at Moda Bake Shop.

Elinor top tutorial

Count on Jess from Craftiness is not Optional to bring great designs together with well written tutorials. This time she brought us Elinor top.

Olivias Best Dress

Olivias Best Dress
Olivias Best Dress

Olivia's Best Dress

What is it with clothes and bows that puts a simple piece into the realm of awesome. Well, this tutorial doesn't answer that question, but just reinforces the fact with the clever use of bows. Get the video tutorial for sewing Olivia's best dress from Emily Taylor Design. Serious eye candy.

Pleated Bow Pillowcase Dress


Pleated Bow Pillowcase Dress

If you thought that pillowcase dresses all look the same, think again. Here's a fresh take on pillowcase dresses...updated with a bow and pleats. Very simple, very very cool. Get the pattern and tutorial from Simply Modern Mom for this pleated bow pillowcase dress.

Happy Day big bow dress

The names tells it all...but wait...this dress has many other tiny details that make it. Like the embroidered big pocket and the the lace shoulder straps. Whatever catches your fancy this dress is a winner. Get the tutorial and pattern for Happy Day big bow dress from The Cottage Home.

Pretty Party Dress

Prudent Baby
Prudent Baby | Source

Pretty Party Dress By Prudent Baby

Sew this classic short bodice dress with Prudent Baby. This seems like a super comfortable and cute dress to put on your little one.

Lace top

Lace Top from Me Sew Crazy
Lace Top from Me Sew Crazy | Source

Lace Top for the Spring by Me Sew Crazy

Spring usually means a splash of color...but Jessica from Me Sew Crazy dazzles us by breaking the rules and sewing this beige/off white lace dress for her daughter. Isn't this dress a stunner? And you will be equally amazed by how easy it is to make it. Sew the Lace top for the Spring with Me Sew Crazy.

Just Beyond the Basics Dress by Sew Together

A pretty dress by sew together which just begs to be made for the summers. Even seeing this on my screen feels comforting. Over at Sew Together they call it Just beyond the Basics Dress because it uses very basic sewing skills. Well who wants to go advanced if basic is this beautiful. Sew a "Just Beyond the Basics Dress" with Sew Together.

Ava Frock by Made By Lex

Ava Frock
Ava Frock | Source

Ava Frock By Made By Lex

Sew this super cute dress with instructions and patterns from Made By Lex. A new spin on the ubiquitous peasant dresses with great results.

Reversible Zen Dress ( View 1)

Reversible Zen Dress ( View 1)
Reversible Zen Dress ( View 1) | Source

Reversible Zen Dress ( View 2)

Reversible Zen Dress ( View 2)
Reversible Zen Dress ( View 2) | Source

Reversible Zen Dress by Blooms And Bugs

What could be better than one beautiful dress?

Two Beautiful one.

Get the pattern to sew this reversible zen dress from my tutorial at Blooms And Bugs.

Can't get 'nuff?

Want more awesome dress sewing patterns?Well, I have been collecting awesome sewing links for a while now. Check out my other hubs and links here:


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      3 months ago

      What happened to the Olivia’s Best dress pattern?

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      6 years ago from the short journey

      Thanks so much for posting these patterns together. The reversible dress has my attention!

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      6 years ago from San Francisco, CA

      Thank you so much cloverleaffarm!

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      Healing Herbalist 

      6 years ago from The Hamlet of Effingham

      Oh, these are awesome. Love to sew little dresses for my granddaughter. Thanks for all the information. Voted up.


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