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Basics Dress

The Basics Line was created in an effort to offer designs that you can wear every day. The Basics Dress design can be dolled up in high end fabrics for romantic evenings or casually crafted as your favorite day to day dress.

This dress features a fully lined bodice with scooped symmetry along the neckline. The hem should fall to the knees, although lengthening/shortening provisions are provided.

The model featured measures 33.5", 26", 36, and is wearing a size small.


Computer drafted, print and cut pdf. pattern. No colored ink necessary, no scaling required.

Step by step tutorial with illustrated instructions to provide extensive detail. Lengthening / Shortening provisions included.


Pattern includes the following sizes:

XXS - XXL Please see the sizing chart thumbnail featured in the available pictures above.


Very light weight wovens work best; silk, challis, voile, crepe, poplin, linen, gingham.

The Basics Dress pictured was created with a slightly sheer georgette with gorgeous texture.

Please reference fabric requirements in the chart found on the last thumbnail picture provided above. Fabric requirements are based off of a 44"(114cm) and 60"(152cm) fabric width.

DIFFICULTY: Intermediate / Advanced




sewing machine
overlocker(highly recommended)


The Basics Dress is available via instant download. After purchasing the digital file you will see a link to the Downloads page. Here, you can download all the files associated with your order.

Downloads are available once your payment is confirmed. If you paid with PayPal or a credit card on Etsy, confirmation may take a few minutes.

ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. No portion of this pattern may be photocopied or reproduced by any means without the express written consent of Cali Faye Collection. Your purchase of this pattern and/or tutorial is a license for use. Copyright to all pattern pieces, photos, and instructional material remains with Cali Faye Collection. Cali Faye Collection cannot be held responsible for human error, printing errors or individual workmanship. All patterns and tutorials are protected herein by copyright and may not be produced for any commercial use. Items made with Cali Faye Collection patterns and tutorials may be produced from a home based setting and sold on a small scale basis.

© 2015 Cali Faye Collection.

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We encourage the at home seamstress to sell the products made using our designs. However, purchasers of Cali Faye Collection, patterns and tutorials, are not authorized to sell products made from our designs on a wholesale or mass produced basis.
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Currently we offer sizes 2t-10 in girls and womens sizes XXS-XXL (0-12).
We do not offer sizes smaller than 2t, or tweens.

Womens patterns are designed with ASTM Misses sizing averages which include the average height of 5'7" and Bcup bust.
A seam allowance of 1 cm (3/8") has been included in every design. Please use this seam allowance, unless otherwise stated in the tutorial.
As of December 1, 2016, we do not offer print shop options. All patterns and tutorials are intended to be printed at home, on either A1 or US letter paper.

Basics. Dress WOMENS PDF pattern and tutorial - sizes xxs - xxl sewing pattern, instant download


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