The Ruby Dress is a versatile pattern that you can use for many different styles.
It is a very simple dress and it is very easy to sew. This pattern is suitable for beginners, but everybody is welcome to join.
If you would like to receive a free copy of the new Ruby Dress pattern and participate in the sew along, please complete the form below.
The Ruby Dress is sleeveless, has a high neckline on the front and two darts to accentuate the waist. It is a fitted bodice.
It has a V neck on the back, an exposed zipper, and two darts.
The skirt is a circle skirt and the bodice is fully lined.
During the Sew Along, I’ll include step by step illustrated instructions and
Follow along at your own pace: you can sew as the lessons are posted, or read through each one and sew on your own time later.
You’ll receive 6 emails with step by step instructions. Below is the schedule:
- Day 1 – Fabric & Supplies
- Day 2 – Preparing your Pattern & Cutting
- Day 3 – Constructing the Bodice: Darts, Sides, and shoulders
- Day 4 – Constructing the Skirt and Attaching it to the Bodice
- Day 5 – Attaching the Zipper
- Day 6 – Finishing
There are many variations that we can make and we can discuss them. We can interact with each other and share pictures of our progress in our MHS Sewing Group on Facebook. If you are sharing pictures on Twitter or Instagram, please use hashtag #mhsrubydress