The new Liberty Fabrics dressmaking patterns draw inspiration from their fashion archive, with contemporary style details offering a fresh twist on classic vintage shapes. The Bertie Shirt Dress creates a loose-fitting gathered-cuff style with voluminous sleeves and a stand-up collar option – a cool and comfortable silhouette for everyday wear. Make this Liberty dress pattern with silk, linen, light velvet or Tana Lawn cotton, in sizes 6-22.
Style: Loose-fitting, sleeves gathered into cuffs, and back zip
A - Stand-up collar with trim; B - Neckline finished with purchased bias tape.
Cotton, Silk, Linen, Light Velvet
Please see the last image for requirements.
You will also need:
- Lining: A, B - 45” (115cm) - 1/2 yd. (0.5m)
- Style A, B: 7” (18cm) Zip, Two 1/2” (13cm) Buttons.
- Style A: 3/4 yd. (0.7m) of 2” (5cm) Trim, Two Hooks and Eyes.
- Style B: 3/4 yd. (0.7m) of 1/2” (1.3cm) Single Fold Bias Tape, Hook and Eye
Ability: Easy / Confident Beginner