Laurel Dress

Looking for a stash-buster that will work with a wide range of fabrics and nearly any print? This chic and simple shift dress is easy to sew, astoundingly versatile, and comfortable to wear year-round.

Edges are finished with bias tape, cutting down fabric requirements while letting you play with color and print combinations. Try a contrasting binding, or binding made from your self fabric. Bound edges also give a clean look for sheer fabrics.

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Skill level Intermediate
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Sizes 0–18   |  Size Chart & Info
Starting Price $68.00
Pattern maker Colette Patterns
You provide thread bias tape hook and eye invisible zipper lining fabric (optional)
fabric options Basic Cotton Ultra Kona® Cotton Ultra Cotton Lawn Ultra Organic Cotton Sateen Ultra Silky Faille Poly Crepe de Chine Cotton Poplin Ultra
A chic and simple shift dress with bias tape finishing. The semi-loose shape is easy to wear, while back darts keep the look streamlined.

Curated by Colette Patterns

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review by canigrinc July 2, 2016
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Great design!

This navy camo design is great on this dress. So happy with the result! The crepe de chine fabric I chose here is light, but the dark pattern make it hard to show through.

Project Name navy camo
Fabric Poly Crepe de Chine
Size 12