The Day Dress - Digital has a rating of 5.0 stars based on 3 reviews.

The Day Dress - Digital

Fallen in love with The Day Dress and want it right now? Digital patterns are perfect for you! Digital patterns are PDF files that you receive instantly (by email) after purchasing. Simply print, construct and you are ready to sew. We'll show you how to do it!

The Day Dress

With a fitted bodice, gathered skirt and optional inner pockets, The Day Dress will be the prettiest dress in your wardrobe.

With three ways of making the front bodice, your options are endless. Have fun making this pattern out of a variety of fabrics. 

All views have an invisible zip at the back (we've got a brilliant invisible zip tutorial in our instructions)

View A has a seam at the centre front.
View B has buttons at the centre front.
View C has no seam at the centre front. 

UK sizes 8-18

Skill level - Intermediate / confident beginner

Suggested Fabrics

Lightweight to medium weight fabrics are perfect for this pretty dress. Not suitable for stripes, diagonals or plaids.  Always allow extra fabric to match one way designs.

Supplies needed

  • View A & C - Fabric, thread, 56cm/22" invisible zipper, 1m elastic (6mm wide).
  • View B - Fabric, thread, 56cm/22" invisible zipper, 1m elastic (6mm wide), x6 1.5cm buttons, buttonhole presser foot, 0.50m iron on interfacing.

DIGITAL PATTERN - As soon as you purchase the digital pattern, you will immediately receive two emails - one an order confirmation and another with a link to download the PDF files of the following:

  • Print At Home Sewing Pattern - set to print on a4 or equivalent size paper
  • Print At Copy Shop Sewing Pattern - set to print to 841mm wide paper
  • The Day Dress instruction manual 
  • The Day Dress Information page

    You will need  Adobe Reader to open the PDF files. Download Adobe Reader for free.

    Pop along to our helpful guide on digital patterns - how to put them together and FAQ's here

    Alternatively, order your own gorgeous printed pattern instead.

    Online tutorial & support

    See how we've made this dress - The Day Dress Tutorial.  We'll show you tips and tricks - you will be a sewing goddess in no time!  

    Reviews - what our customers are saying

    Sandra - Does just what it says on the package - the ultimate easy day dress with a flattering fit straight out of the package

    Aileen - High quality product, lots of helpful hints and tips with additional online support

    Camilla - A great addition to my collection of patterns - I've already made 3 on the trot! Great, clear instructions and diagrams. A very wearable wardrobe staple. I added a couple of inches to the skirt length, just personal preference.