Sleeve Expansion for Kalle Shirtdress
- FABRIC & SUPPLIES
Turn your Kalle Shirt or Shirtdress into a cozy, cold weather wardrobe staple!
This pattern expansion includes a drop sleeve with a chic folded cuff and classic tower placket and can be sewn directly to the existing Kalle Shirtdress bodice. Please note you must also have the Kalle Shirtdress pattern to use this expansion.
The Kalle Sleeve Expansion is available as an instant gratification PDF with copyshop and print at home files. See our guide to printing & assembling PDF files here.
Make a fluid, drapey Kalle with soft fabrics like tencel, linen, rayon challis and silk crepe de chine. Crisper fabrics like poplin, chambray, voile, flannel and traditional shirtings will create a more structured silhouette.
YARDAGE REQUIREMENTS (45"/1.14M FABRIC)
0-8 = 2.5yd/2.3m, 10-14 = 2.75yd/2.5m, 16-20 = 3yd/2.75m
0-8 = 2.5yd/2.3m, 10-14 = 2.75yd/2.3m, 16-20 = 3.5yd/3.2m
0-8 = 3.5yd/3.2m, 10-20 = 3.75yd/3.5m
YARDAGE REQUIREMENTS (58"/1.5M FABRIC)
0-8 = 1.75yd/1.6m, 10-14 = 2yd/1.85m, 16-20 = 2.5yd/2.3m
0-8 = 2yd/1.85m, 10-14 = 2.25yd/2m, 16-20 = 2.5yd/2.3m
0-20 = 2.5yd/2.3m
- Lightweight fusible interfacing
- 1/2" shirt buttons (crop top = 5, tunic = 8, dress = 9, popover placket = 4)
- Polyester thread
Sewing level: Intermediate
Sizes: 0 - 20 (see our sizing chart here)
Finished measurements: See complete final measurements here
Instructions: English (PDF only)
Print at Home File (Letter & A4): 13 pages
Copy Shop (36"x28" / A0): 1 page