Bettine by Tilly and the Buttons


Bettine by Tilly and the Buttons

Ability: Beginner

Suitable for Woven Fabrics

Out of stock


Sister Mintaka presents the Bettine sewing pattern by Tilly and the Buttons.

The Bettine dress features a blousy bodice with scoop neckline, grown on sleeves, turn up cuffs, elasticated waistline and tulip skirt. Simple to sew with no fiddly darts, fastenings or set-in sleeves, the plain skirt version is a perfect first dress project for beginners. More experienced? Try the pocket version and optional cuff tabs. A comfortable wearable dress you’ll want to throw on everyday!

Materials and Supplies

Main Fabric: Light to medium weight drapey fabric, such as viscose (rayon), cotton voile, lawn or chambray. If you’re a confident stitcher, try a delicate crepe or georgette.

Supplies: Universal Needle, thread, 9-12 mm wide elastic, 0.3m of iron on interfacing, 2 x 1.5-2cm buttons for cuffs (optional)

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