Oia Dress Digital Sewing Pattern (PDF)

(9 customer reviews)

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Want to feel like a million bucks? The Oia Dress is your ticket! The Oia is a versatile, summery dress with a cool lace-up neckline. The unique Oia is designed for structured woven fabric; the result is a dress that you can wear to stroll in the park as well as to the office.Β  The A-line dress is super flattering and easy-to-wear regardless of your shape. The Oia also comes in options for cup sizes to minimize your need for bust adjustment!

Oia Dress Features:

  • Options for A, B, C, D and DD cups
  • Front princess seams for beautiful bust shaping
  • Unique lace-up front V neckline with grommets
  • Sleeveless with wide shoulder straps
  • Fully lined for a great finish inside
  • Minimalist style center back invisible zipper
  • Easy-to-wear A-line skirt
  • Side in-seam pockets
  • Layers feature (print only the sizes you need)

Skill Level: Advanced

Sizes:Β 00 – 20 (See “Size Chart” tab below for detailed measurements)

Don’t want to print and tape paper together? The Oia Dress pattern now includes an additional large format file (size A0 paper) that you can send to your print shop to print!

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Description

See Pattern Release AnnouncementΒ for more photos.

Additional information

Sizes

00 to 20

Cup sizes

A, B, C, D & DD

Skill level

Advanced

Knit or woven

Woven

Format

Digital download

File

A0, A4 / US Letter

Layers

Included

Seam allowances

Included

Material

Primary Fabric Use stable, light to medium-weight, woven fabric with a crisp drape. Linen, broadcloth, jacquard, lightweight denim are great choices. Beware that the wrong side of primary fabric is slightly visible through the bottom four grommet holes.

Lining Use stable, lightweight woven fabric, such as lawn, batiste, voile and Bemberg lining.

Interfacing Use light to medium weight fusible woven or weft insertion interfacing.

Other Materials

  • Eight (8) 3/8“ (1 cm) grommets and corresponding tool to install them (3/8" / 1 cm is the inside diameter of the grommet)
  • Two (2) pieces of 30“ (76.2 cm) long by 3/4“ (1.9 cm) wide light to medium weight fusible woven or weft insertion interfacing for zipper and pocket openings. No pattern pieces are included; however, the interfacing requirement below covers the amount needed.
  • 16“ (40 cm) or longer invisible zipper
  • One set of size 1 hook and eye
  • Optional: 65“ (165 cm) long by 3/8“ (1 cm) wide of purchased cording or cotton twill tape as drawstringβ€”pattern piece is included to make one, but you can use a purchased one if you so desire.
  • Optional: Two cord ends for 3/8“ (1 cm) cords

Fabric Requirements

Most natural fibers shrink in the wash; be sure to have enough fabric. The requirements below assume that the fabric is already pre-shrunk.

Imperial/Yards

Oia Dress PDF Sewing Pattern Fabric Requirements Imperial

Metric/cm

Oia Dress PDF Sewing Pattern Fabric Requirements Metric 

9 reviews for Oia Dress Digital Sewing Pattern (PDF)

  1. Ana (verified owner)

    Such a beautiful garment & the tie detail just gives it that little extra ziiiinnnng. Good instructions. Great for all seasons, in fall add a cardigan, in warmer months wear as is. . . perfect.

  2. Anonymous (verified owner)

    One of my favorite ones! This looks like you bought It in a fancy store!

  3. rainbow6826 (verified owner)

    Such an unusual and different design, I used a brush-stroke striped linen which accentuated the V-line of the shoulder straps beautifully. I made this in size 16 D cup, the pattern fit was perfect and, while it looks like an intricate design, it was surprisingly easy to sew. Really pleased with the result.

  4. (verified owner)

    classic…beautifully drafted

  5. Taryn (verified owner)

    A beautiful dress. Love the effect and coverage of the wide straps. This is definitely going to be one of my favourites this summer

  6. Jeanine (verified owner)

    very good pattern!

  7. Cindy (verified owner)

    Love the cup sizing option!

  8. Hazel (verified owner)

    I made it without the grommets and string and made the v insert a little higher. I’m very pleased with how it turned out.

  9. Kadri (verified owner)

    Oia is unique dress for the summer! I love the front lace detail and pockets of course! Time consuming but not too hard to sew πŸ™‚

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Pattern with Cup Sizes (Sizes 00 to 20)

Body Measurements
inch
cm
00 0 2 4 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20
Bust Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β 
A Cup 301⁄8
76.5
301⁄2
80
327⁄8
83.5
341⁄4
87
355⁄8
90.5
37
94
383⁄8
97.5
393⁄4
101
411⁄8
104.5
421⁄2
108
437⁄8
111.5
451⁄4
115
B Cup 311⁄8
79
321⁄2
82.5
337⁄8
86
351⁄4
89.5
365⁄8
93
38
96.5
393⁄8
100
403⁄4
103.5
421⁄8
107
431⁄2
110.5
447⁄8
114
461⁄4
117.5
C Cup 321⁄8
81.5
331⁄2
85
347⁄8
88.5
361⁄4
92
375⁄8
95.5
39
99
403⁄8
102.5
413⁄4
106
431⁄8
109.5
441⁄2
113
457⁄8
116.5
471⁄4
120
D Cup 331⁄8
84
341⁄2
87.5
357⁄8
91
371⁄4
94.5
385⁄8
98
40
101.5
413⁄8
105
423⁄4
108.5
441⁄8
112
451⁄2
115.5
467⁄8
119
481⁄4
122.5
DD Cup 341⁄8
86.5
351⁄2
90
367⁄8
93.5
381⁄4
97
395⁄8
100.5
41
104
423⁄8
107.5
433⁄4
111
451⁄8
114.5
461⁄2
118
477⁄8
121.5
491⁄4
125
Waist 253⁄8
64.5
263⁄4
68
281⁄8
71.5
291⁄2
75
307⁄8
78.5
321⁄4
82
335⁄8
85.5
35
89
363⁄8
92.5
373⁄4
96
391⁄8
99.5
401⁄2
103
Hip 331⁄8
84
341⁄2
87.5
357⁄8
91
371⁄4
94.5
385⁄8
98
40
101.5
413⁄8
105
423⁄4
108.5
441⁄8
112
451⁄2
115.5
467⁄8
119
481⁄4
122.5

How to choose your size

  1. Determine your cup sizeβ€”subtract the circumference of your over bust from the circumference of the fullest part of your bust. If the rounded difference is 1β€³ (2.5 cm), use A cup; 2β€³ (5 cm), use B cup; 3β€³ (7.5 cm), use C cup; 4β€³ (10 cm), use D cup; 5β€³ (12.5 cm), use DD cup.
  2. After determining the cup size, compare your bust circumference (fullest part) to the β€œBody Measurements” table. Using the corresponding row for your cup, choose the size that best fits your bust. If you are between sizes, choose the smaller size if you like your garment more fitted; otherwise, choose the bigger size.
  3. Compare your waist circumference (narrowest part) to the β€œBody Measurements” table. Choose the size that best fits your waist. If you are between sizes, choose the smaller size if you like your garment more fitted; otherwise, choose the bigger size.
  4. Compare your hip circumference (widest part) to the β€œBody Measurements” table. Choose the size that fits your hip best. If you are between sizes, choose the smaller size if you like your garment more fitted; otherwise, choose the bigger size.
  5. It’s OK to use different sizes for the bust, waist and hip. The instructions for blending sizes are included in the pattern.
  6. If you are taller or shorter than 5’6” (168 cm), you should consider lengthening or shortening the garment. The instructions for lengthening or shortening are included in the pattern.

Oia Dress Digital Sewing Pattern (PDF) was last modified: November 18th, 2020 by Kennis Wong