FREE Summer Maxi Dress Sewing Pattern

Simple Summer Maxi Dress Pattern

This dress was sewn in an olive rayon challis by Melly Sews.

Free summer maxi dress pattern

Grab this free pattern and make a simple maxi dress for spring and summer!

It has simple lines and the calming color of this maxi dress mean that it is wearable all summer long. You could of course, make it in any shade, using plain or printed fabrics.

To make this dress, start with the pattern for Melly Sews’ Bias Dress. That dress is only in her size, but there’s a size S/M/L dress from Sew it All that you can get here and it has very similar bones. Tutorial here.

Simple Summer Maxi Dress FREE Pattern
Made by Melly Sews
Simple summer maxi dress free pattern
Made by Melly Sews

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You’ll also need at least 2 yards of 60 inch wide fabric. Probably more like 2 1/4 yards so you have extra to make your own bias tape. And fabric with a lot of drape is recommended.

Rayon challis fabric jade
Fabric suggestion: Rayon challis fabric from Amazon

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Happy stitching! Until next time…

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