A Liberty Fabrics shirred dress is the epitome of British summertime - this kit comes with everything you need to make a classic summer dress for children. Shirring is a really easy technique that gives impressive results quickly! The elasticated top and adjustable straps mean this comfy dress can be worn by children year after year. And, when it's too small, it can worn a skirt! The kit includes enough fabric to make a dress up to about age 8, but the instructions include a rather helpful cutting guide so you can make larger sizes too, even for adults.
Choose from our selection of summery Liberty prints.
- Liberty Fabrics Tana Lawn
- Sewing thread
- Shirring elastic
- Simple to follow, and well illustrated instructions.
The shirred sun dress is very versatile and can be made to fit any size up age 8 using the cutting guide included in the pattern. As a guide, age 8 is the equivalent to chest size 65cm. The maximum dress length for this kit is approximately 70cm. We can make older girls kits too! All we will need is an approximate chest and height measurement.
You can buy the Ladies Shirred Dress here.
Suitable for: Very simple to make - ideal for all sewing abilities.
If you have seen another Liberty Fabrics Tana Lawn print you prefer, do get in touch as we can make a bespoke kit for you.