Tilly & the Buttons Cleo Pinafore + Dungaree Dress
Sew an on trend dungaree or pinafore dress. This pattern is easy to sew and easy to fit. Make it dungaree-style with buckles, or as a pinafore with button fastenings. Choose from mini length or knee length with optional centre-front split, patch pockets on front or back, and optional contrast topstitching.
Fabric & Notions
Choose heavy or medium weight woven fabrics that hold their shape, such as denim, corduroy, cotton drill, gabardine, canvas, wool.
Mini length: 1.2m (150cm width)/ 1.8m (115cm width)
0.4m iron-on interfacing (similar weight to your fabric)
2 x 30-35mm wide dungaree buckles OR 2 x 15-20mm buttons and buttonhole foot for your sewing machine
Optional: Contrast colour topstitch thread and topstitch/embroidery needle
This pattern is suitable for beginners.
About the designer
Tilly and The Buttons are an independent British brand. They are well known for producing easy to use sewing patterns which come with jargon busting instructions and photos which show you how to sew each part.