Little Havana Dress
Summery, simple & stylish modern girls PDF sewing pattern. The Little Havana dress sits above the knee & is quick to sew up. It’s got loads of room to move, so she’ll be wearing it all summer & most likely into the next. Complete with centre back zip for ease. Finished with bias bound neckline & sleeve openings & large side pockets that extend to the bottom of the dress. Great pattern for the beginner sewer. Have fun!
Cotton, Light to medium weight linen, cotton sear sucker, rayon, tencel, Lenzing Modal, light to medium weight knit.
Main fabric 115cm/45in width: 3-5yrs 145cm/57in, 6-8yrs 170cm/67in, 9-12yrs 205cm/81in. Main fabric 150cm/60in width: 3-5yrs 130cm/51in, 6-8yrs 155cm/61in, 9-12yrs 180cm/71in.
Bias binding: 5cm(2in) width (if using store bought) 3-5yrs 67cm(27in), 6-8yrs 70cm (28in), 9-12yrs 75cm (30in). Zip: 21cm (8in) invisible dress zip in the colour of your choice. Thread: colour of your choice, contrasting or matching your fabric.
Pattern Skill Level
Beginner Sewer: This is a great pattern for the beginner sewer or a sewer of any level wanting a quick dress to whip up. The hardest part in the construction of this dress is inserting the invisible zip & attaching the bias binding around the neck & arm holes.
Sizes: 3-12yrs. Purchase of pattern includes all sizes. View our size guide here for choosing which size pattern to sew.
Paper Requirements for Printing
Instructions: 15 sheets
Pattern: 31 sheets
Not sure how a PDF sewing pattern works? Check out my video on Assembling a PDF sewing pattern.
Please note: When purchasing this PDF sewing pattern, you'll have to submit your address during the check out process. We unfortunately can't bypass this step in our system. We don't share your details with anyone, however if you would like to hear from us going forward, but would like us to delete your address details, just email me and I'm happy to delete these from our system for you.