Sew House Seven Tea House Top & Dress (Intermediate)

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Easily worn for many different occasions, the Tea House Dress is equally modern or vintage inspired depending on your choice of fabric.

  • Advanced beginner/ intermediate level pattern

The Tea House Dress features a V neckline with front and back neck yokes, front seaming, in-seam angled pockets (for dress version), a back neck box pleat, cuffed dolman short sleeves and two different tie options. Views A, B, and C feature wide inseam front or back ties. Views D, E and F feature a thin waist tie threaded through a back tunnel and tied in front or back. There are three length options- Views A & D are hip length tops, views B &E are above-the-knee length dresses and views C & F are tea length dresses. There are no closures to sew- just slip it on & tie!


Fabrics and Sundries

Fabrics: This pattern is designed for light weight fabrics such as rayon challis, wool challis, silk charmeuse, cotton lawn, cotton voile, linen, chambray, and cotton madras.

Sundries: Thread, 3/8 yard/34 cm lightweight fusible interfacing.

Tools: Fabric scissors, iron & ironing board, straight pins, tailor's chalk and a sturdy safety pin or tube turner.



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  • 5
    Have worn it every day since I finished it!

    Posted by Sharon on 24th Jun 2019

    Very comfy and versatile dress. I had 2 questions about the pattern and the designer wrote me back within a day. Top marks.

  • 5

    Posted by Louise on 16th Mar 2019

    Lovely dress and top pattern, arrived promptly.

  • 5
    lovely comfy dress

    Posted by Mama5 on 29th May 2018

    Very easy pattern to follow, and the dress fits well. I made mine from Japanese cotton. I really like the big pockets, very practical.