SEWING PATTERN TEST – APPLICATION FORM
Sizes: US0-US30 PETITE/REGULAR/TALL CUPS A-DDD
Fit: Fitted at the shoulders and bust, semi fitted at the waist and hips classic shift dress for woven fabrics. Shaped with bust and back darts, features round neckline. Optional front seam with in-seam pockets or faux pockets with flaps. Offered in above the knee length with two simple side slits, zipper in the back. Finished with facings. Can be made with short sleeves or sleeveless.
Difficulty: 4/10, 4-5 hours to finish
Type of fabric: medium weight woven fabric as a main fabric
Sleeveless dress – 1.3 m / 1 1/2 yards (US0-US22), 2.2 m / 2 1/2 yards (US24-US30)
Sleeves – 0.4 m / 1/2 yards
* 60 cm / 24 in invisible zipper
* woven light weight fusible interfacing 0.4 m / 1/2 yards
* for flap pockets – 2 decorative buttons
* matching threads
Equipment: a sewing machine
Highlights: classic shift dress
Pattern testing guidelines:
There are no any guidance or rules in the process of Sinclair pattern testing except for meeting deadlines and providing your feedback.
Consider this experience as just having a regular sewing project with giving your feedback in the end.
1. Complete an online survey
2. Provide at least 3 pictures clearly showing you wearing your garment.
3. Provide your optional personal feedback regarding your experience.
DEADLINES (8 days, all time in PACIFIC STANDARD TIME – LA):
27th of March Fri 6 PM PST – 4th of April Sat 11:59 PM PST
Expect to make at least 2 garments (muslin and final)
THE TEST SHOULD BE COMPLETED ONLY USING WOVEN FABRIC (LOW STRETCH KNITS ARE NOT AN OPTION)
Completion of one full garment using the pattern, feedback submission, providing final pictures
After submitting this form, on the first day of the test, if your application is chosen you will receive an email with: PDF pattern and Full step by step tutorial. Make sure your email is entered correctly.