DIY Shirt to Shirt Dress


When I first started sewing with knit, one of the first dresses that I made for Helena was a shirt dress with a front sport pocket. And as soon as I posted it on my social media channels, I had a bajillion requests from my grown up friends to make one for them. I made dressy versions and casual versions and pajama versions. The versatility of this style of dress was far more than I ever envisioned.

Supplies Used

To read the full tutorial, head to my post on Brother’s Stitching Sewcial. Brother Expert Consultant.


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  1. Michal

    Nice tutorial, but the link needs to be fixed. FYI.

    1. MathewBoudreaux

      Thanks so much! Fixed. You rock

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