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Paper Sewing Pattern. A scan QR code is used to access PDF instructions.

Eleonora is a loose-fitting dress with a straight silhouette featuring a triple-stitch decorative topstitching. The front bust darts have been transferred to the shoulder seams. The dress has a classic notched collar with a collar stand. The back features a yoke and a decorative button tab, while the front features flapped patch pockets with a pleat. Short dolman sleeves are finished with cuffs embellished with button epaulets. The detachable belt with a buckle is attached to the dress with belt loops in the side seams. The dress fastens with buttons and buttonholes at the center front. Eleonora is above the ankle length.

To sew this dress, choose dress-weight fabrics with the following properties: 

- medium weight, drapey, soft, non-stretch or with very little stretch, opaque

- the fiber content can include natural fibers (cotton, linen), artificial fibers (viscose, tencel), blends (cotton + viscose, linen + viscose etc.)

- the following fabrics are recommended: cotton gabardine, denim, linen, satin

Attention! We do not recommend stretchy knit fabrics and lightweight sheer fabrics (chiffon, organza, stretch lace).

The dress in the photo is made of medium-weight cotton. This fabric is medium-weight, structured, non-stretch. The fiber content is 100% cotton.

Eleonora Dress by Vikisews Patterns