May 17, 2017

Girl Charlee Fabrics :: NEW Etta Dress Sewing Pattern from Tilly and the Buttons

Tilly and the Buttons new Etta Dress Sewing Pattern is now available at! Turn heads in this elegant handmade dress with a classic fitted silhouette at almost any event! Etta features many customization options including different sleeve lengths, necklines, optional faux pockets, and more, so you can design the perfect version for your wardrobe. Below is more about the Etta Dress and you can order yours along with perfectly coordinating knit fabrics today at Girl Charlee.

Tilly and the Buttons designer Tilly Walnes creates gorgeous, easy-to-use sewing patterns for the new wave of DIY dressmakers. Tilly combines her passion for dressmaking with over ten years' experience in designing to create refreshingly clear instructions and photos of each step, her patterns will help you to create adorable clothes you’ll feel proud to say you made yourself. Even if you’re a new stitcher!

Sew your own knockout dress for special occasions or bossing it at the office. Etta is an elegant fitted dress, shaped with darts at the bust, waist and shoulders. Sleek and flattering, it has a choice of lined cap sleeves or darted three-quarter length sleeves, high-back or stunning V-back neckline, with optional collar and faux pockets. Etta closes with an invisible zip at the back. The hemline hits the bottom of the knee, with a kick pleat for easy movement.

On her blog, Tilly reviews fitting suggestions and adjustments for getting the perfect fit of your Etta Dress. Included are things like how to lengthen or shorten your dress, how to combine pattern sizes, how to widen or narrow shoulders, how to adjust the bust, and more! Learn more about Fitting the Etta Dress here.

The suggested fabrics for your Etta are medium weight stretch knit fabrics including ponte de roma, vegan leather, and cotton lycra.  Try one of these fabrics from the shop:
View and purchase these sewing patterns and more on! If you sew up any of these patterns with our fabrics please send us images as we would love to see it and you could be featured on our monthly Knit Picks. Email your pictures to

Happy sewing!
~ Heather & The Girl Charlee Team

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