Rosalee Dress : Sewing Pattern (PDF) *New Sizes*


Includes new size range: 31″ – 55″

Comes with A4, US Letter, and A0 PDFs. All with layering functionality.

A swooshy maxi dress with a beautiful deep back and a pretty cut out on the lower back. It is bra friendly, closed by a concealed zip along the side, and has very deep pockets!

Try the layered function in the PDFs. It lets you turn on/off your chosen size(s) before printing.

Check out the description below for fabric type suggestions & how to print a PDF pattern


Sizes in pattern:

High Bust: 31″- 55″

To get your High Bust measurement, measure around your body, directly under your underarms. If your Full Bust (the measurement around the largest part of your chest) is more than 2.5″ larger than your High Bust you would then do a Full Bust Adjustment (FBA) to properly fit your chest. This will give you the best fit across your neckline and shoulders.

What You’ll Need

Fabric suggestions:
Any light/medium weight woven fabric. Use rayon, viscose or crepe for a very floaty dress or for a more formal version, you could use a satin/silk material. Another option is cotton lawn for a breathable summer dress that will be a bit easier to sew up than the drapey fabrics but still give you nice movement in the skirt.

Fabric requirements for 55"/1.4m wide fabric:
(See size chart in image gallery above)
Size Knee Length Maxi Length
Ava – Cara 2.7yds
Dee – Gia 3.1yds
Hana 4.2yds
Ivy – Jane 4.2yds
Kay – Mia 4.2yds

Other materials:
40cm (16″) invisible (concealed) zip

Difficulty: Improver

Ready to learn a few new techniques?
Guides you through the burrito method, invisible side zip, and french seams.

Included in PDF purchase:

  • A4 (print at home) PDF – 36 pages
  • US Letter (print at home) PDF – 35 pages
  • A0 (copy shop) PDF – 2 pages
  • Pattern Instructions PDF

A gorgeous pattern with detailed instructions and plenty of help if you need it!

Please note: You will not receive any paper materials with this option, however, if you would prefer a physical copy click here to view the paper version.

How to Use PDF Sewing Patterns

A PDF pattern lets you print the pattern yourself (use A4/US Letter for this) or send to a copy shop(A0 size).

For print at home options, print only page 1 and check the box measures 10cm x 10cm. When you print the pattern, print at 100% (make sure it isn’t scaling). If this measurement is correct you can print the remaining pages. Assemble by cutting or folding along the dotted lines & tape the pages together.

If you send your file to a copy shop for an A0 version they will print it for you on a large piece of paper similar to if you had bought the paper pattern. You can buy a copyshop version here.

As soon as you’ve purchased the PDF pattern you will receive an email with the link to your PDFs and the instructions.

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