Free UK Postage on orders over £45 | View our Privacy Policy

The French Dart Dress Sewing Pattern, Maven Patterns



The French Dart is about to become the hero of your wardrobe! Designed as a tunic to be worn over jeans or leggings.

With 3 sleeve options, she is so easy and versatile to wear, you will be reaching for her every day.

Sizing: UK 8-18

Suggested Fabrics: Woven fabrics. See the image for more suggestions.

Fabric Requirements: Please see for requirements

Notions: Please see image for requirements

Ability: Advnaced Beginner

Design Features: 

  • Centre back length: 90cm
  • VERSION A | short sleeve
  • VERSION B | cap sleeve
  • VERSION C | long sleeve
  • French darts
  • Roll collar
  • In-seam side pockets
  • No zip!
  • Versatile pattern – Easy to shorten or lengthen your pattern to make a top or formal dress
  • Unlined
  • Bonus lining tutorial from Maven Patterns for the French Dart Shift!



Delivery Charges

FREE delivery on all orders within the UK over £45!

Standard Delivery UK – £3.95

Express Delivery UK – £10.95

Next day delivery for orders placed before 1pm Monday – Thursday. Orders received on Friday before 1pm will arrive with you on Monday.  Orders placed over the weekend will be sent on Monday to arrive on Tuesday.  Please bear in mind that we do not open on Bank Holidays. This service is trackable, and will require a signature.

Europe – £7.25

Royal Mail International Standard Shipping – 5 – 14 working days depending on the location. For urgent European orders please contact us first. Not trackable.

Rest of the World

Small Parcels Less than 0.49kg £9 (approx 1 or 2 kits)
Medium Parcels 0.5 to 0.99kg £15
Large Parcels 1 to 1.99kg £30
Heavy Parcels 2kg + £65+

Royal Mail International Standard Shipping – 5 – 14 working days depending on the location. For urgent International orders please contact us first. Not trackable.

Please review to our International Sales Policy before placing an order.


If you are placing a large order and would like your package to have insurance, please contact us before ordering for a quote.  The cost will depend on the package and the location.

Sewing Machine Delivery

Sewing machine delivery is FREE within the UK, excluding Highlands and Islands.
The courier surcharge is approximately £25.
Unfortunately we do not ship sewing machines internationally.

Related products

Cart  0 / £0.00

Go to Cart