Get ready to make a statement with Cordelia’s Dress – a true showstopper featuring a ruffle-accented bodice. This one-piece dress offers the timeless charm of a layered pinafore with the flexibility of short or long sleeves. And here's the best part: the sleeveless option ensures it's suitable for every season, making it a versatile addition to your collection.

Customization is at your fingertips with Cordelia’s. Add an optional sash to create a big bow in the back for that extra touch of elegance. The button-up back closure can be effortlessly done with either buttons or snaps, allowing you to choose your preferred closure method.

When it comes to the skirt, you'll have plenty of options to play with. Select a top skirt with or without a ruffle, or go for the bottom skirt only – the possibilities are endless.

Cordelia’s Dress is not just a sewing pattern; it's a timeless classic that embodies the CKC boutique style. Some fashions never go out of style, and this dress is bound to be a favorite for years to come.

Don't let this opportunity pass you by. Elevate your sewing game with Cordelia’s Dress and create classic, boutique-style garments that stand the test of time. Make a statement and embrace the enduring elegance of this pattern – it's a choice you'll cherish for generations to come!


Difficulty Rating: Intermediate

 *Fabric Requirement Chart shown as last image*

Recommended Fabrics: Woven fabrics such as quilting cottons


Here is what you receive: 

  • Measurements for sizes 2T to 14 kids.   
  • A 57-page instant download pattern with thorough, uncomplicated step-by-step instructions accompanied by color photos that allow you to follow along with ease from start to finish.
  • A 1-Page A0 Copy Shop file (46.8” x 33.1”) and standard printing file (8.5” x 11”) included.
  • One instant download PDF Projector file that includes:
    • Bold lines and clear fonts
    • Pieces all facing the direction of stretch or grainline.
    • Unfolded pieces with optional fold lines
    • A scaling grid
    • Layered sizes­­
  • Computer drawn pattern pieces you can print over and over again; no more patterns that rip or tear! We now include templates for square and rectangle shaped pieces to cut and print out for those who prefer this option. As always, we will continue to include a cutting chart for those of you that choose to use a rotary cutter and ruler to cut your pieces. 
If you would like to see an example of our style and try it for free, please download our free sample pattern HERE.
Cordelia's Dress Sizes 2T to 14 Kids PDF Pattern

Product Reviews

Written by Deanna Sousa on 22nd Nov 2019

Perfect boutique pattern

I love the way this is constructed and how it makes it so simple to create! It's perfect for any occasion!

Written by Susan on 21st Nov 2019


Such a great and well wriitten pattern!! It comes together so quickly. And the finished dress really has the wow factor! It says intermediate but with no placket and the option to do snaps for closures I would say an advanced beginner could do this!! I have soooo many planned!