Page 3 of 3

The patterns are listed in alphabetical order A-D on Page 1, E-L on page 2 and M-Z on Page 3.  Each size in the garment patterns is on separate tissue paper. The sizes (usually two per envelope) are not stacked so no tracing is required.  Each packet is $16.00.  Click the arrow on the drop-down box to see the available sizes.  Select the size you need then click  to order. If you would like a more detailed description of a particular pattern click CONTACT US . We'll be glad to e-mail you  more information including pictures, fabric requirements, etc.

A girl's dress or blouse featuring a cross-over front fastened on each side with narrow bias tubes tied in bows.  The neckline has a small ruffle.  The bottoms of the short fitted sleeves have an elastic casing.  Both the blouse and the dress are completely lined.  The dress has a wide ruffle at bottom finished with an narrow hem.  Measure your child
Sizes 2-5 and 6-10
Click for yardages


Mary De
Mary De is the classic wrap-in-the-back sundress and jumper creating a V-back. The dress fastens with two buttons, and the bodice is lined. In addition to the original smocked dress, Mary De can also be made with a smocked insert or unsmocked with a plain front bodice. Mary De has been updated and has an expanded size range now starting at 6 months, brand new instructions which include how to make unsmocked with a plain front bodice and to add an smocked insert, and an updated fit that still allows for the dress be worn as a sundress or a jumper.
Sizes 6mo-3 and 4-8
Click for yardages


Mia is a little girl's dress with a slightly curved yoke, a slightly gathered skirt, and it features a rickrack trimmed ruffle at skirt bottom. Included is optional yoke ruffle. Mia has an "easier-to-make" back placket with a two-button back yoke. The front yoke has a center front box pleat embellished with two sequin pearl buttons. Little butterfly sleeves are edged with rickrack.
Sizes 12 mo - 4
Click for yardages


Discontinued - Supply Limited
Millie is a coat dress that comes to just the bottom of the knees for View A.  View A's a-lined skirt is attached to a lined yoke with a wrap-around front facing. It is shown in a printed corduroy with velveteen collar and ruffles.  View B flares out much more at the sides and is attached to a lined yoke with a wrap-around front facing.  View A and B can can be cut at dress length or at a top length and worn with the enclosed pants.  Pointed or round collar with ruffle.  Buttons down front and pants have elastic waist.
Sizes 1-3 and 4-6
                 Click for yardages                  


Missy is a baby dress that can be made as a daygown with long or short sleeves, a short dress with long or short sleeves, or a diaper shirt with a ruffle sleeve. All sleeves may be used with any style dress. The yoke is smocked and the gown buttons in the front. A smocking and embroidery design are included. The dress is designed to fit children from birth up to 18 lbs. Printed on paper, not tissue. Difficulty: **** Expert
Sizes: Birth to 18 lbs
Click here for yardages



Nora is an easy-to-sew and stylish dress pattern with classic silhouettes your busy girl will love. Designed for knit fabrics, Nora lets you choose from a drop waisted or an A-line dress. The sleeves, short and capped or long and straight, are interchangeable between dresses. Our simple and clear instructions will give you the confidence and knowledge to complete this adorable project with ease. No special sewing machines or tools are needed, just your standard machine. A serger is optional. 
Sizes 1-6 and 7-14
Click for yardages


Poppy has the classic silhouette of an A-line dress with the modern twist of tapered diagonal pleats. It is quick to construct. Detailed illustrated instructions teach how to make the unusual pleats so they look perfect and don’t fall out! Poppy has a square neckline, a high lined yoke, and bias finished armholes. The shoulder is 1/2” wider than a sundress/jumper shoulder. It buttons down the back and may be made in a dress or blouse length.  In addition, Poppy contains pattern pieces and instructions for hidden side-seam pockets and a perfect little bow that can be used with many other Children’s Corner patterns. Sweet in prints and elegant in solids, this dress can be made with a range of fabrics, including cotton lawn, quilting cotton, linen and corduroy.  Shown with Parker's Pants
Sizes 1-4 and 5-8
Click for yardages


A button-on-the-shoulder romper for girls & boys.  It may be trimmed with rickrack or corded piping.  The girl's romper is sashed and the cropped legs are finished with a contrasting ruffle.  The boy's romper has a belt and the long legs button over at the ankle  The yoke is lined. 
6-24 mos and 3-6 (this size discontinued)
Click for yardages


Robin's Little Jackets
This is a loose fitting quilted jacket that is lined with contrasting fabric.   View A is appliqued around entire bottom with baby ducks swimming in water.   View B is appliqued with a flower garden.  View C has front patch pockets with turned down tops.  One pocket is appliqued with a truck.  The cuffs at the wrist can be turned down for growing room. 
Sizes 4-8
Click for yardages


Robert is a classic button-down shirt and flat front shorts or pants suitable for all his adventures. Styled with a front chest pocket and an open revere collar, the preppy shirt gives a more relaxed look while preserving a classic silhouette. The one-piece collar can be made pointed or rounded for a softer look. Choose from short sleeves or long, cuffed sleeves with a placket. The versatile, tailored shorts and pants have a flat front waistband, elastic in the back, and can be made unlined or fully lined with optional pockets.
Sizes 6mo-6
Click for yardages


Sassy Skirts
A collection of 3 skirt patterns designed by Susan Whitman.  View A is a double-layered under & top skirt cut on the bias.  The skirt is attached to a lined skirt yoke and has elastic at back of skirt.  View B has a slightly gathered skirt & is completely lined.  It also features elastic at the back waistline.  View C has a single layer bias skirt.  View C is completely lined and elastic at the back of skirt waistline.  Optional belt loops & sash can be added to all patterns.  Instructions are included for belt and belt loops.  
Sizes 3-5 and 6-10
Click for yardages


Out of Print
Sophie, designed by Susan Whitman, is a jumper or sundress featuring 12 (1/4") tucks on a center panel and a small piped round yoke that is lined. An inverted box pleat is stitched at the center of the skirt front. Sophie buttons down the back and has a back belt with double buttons.
Sizes 3-8


Stacia is a peasant-style tiered dress. The dress has a slightly lowered neckline with a casing for elastic. The garment pulls over the head and has short or long sleeves finished with elastic casings. The top two of three tiers have a contrasting band on the bottom that overhangs the next tier.  The underarms of yoke feature narrow ties to nip in the waist for a slim look. Difficulty ** Moderate
Sizes 12 mo - 10
Click for yardages


Tate is a double-breasted jacket or coat for boys and girls with a pointed collar.
View A is a preppy jacket with a softly-gathered skirt that covers the hip. View B works for both boys and girls with its A-line design hitting at the mid-thigh and a box pleat in the back for additional comfort.  This versatile pattern will carry your child from school to any special occasion. Difficulty ** Moderate

Sizes 6mo-6 and 7-14
Click for yardages


The classic lines of this romper feature corded piping or rickrack at the neckline, armholes, & leg openings.  This button-on-the-shoulder romper is closed at the crotch with snaps.  The boy's romper has elastic at the legs & the girl's romper has elastic & a ruffle.
Sizes 3-24 months
Click for yardages


Virginia is a dress with a raised waistline & gathered skirt.  View A has a batiste & lace collar, sash & buttons in back.  View B buttons in front with ruffles at neck & down front.  View C buttons down front placket & has large square collar that comes t bottom of yokes.  View D has scalloped collar, sleeve bands & side centered pockets & buttons in back. 
Sizes 5-8
Click for yardages


William & Winnie
William is a short romper for boys, a long romper for girls or boys and a jumper for girls.  All outfits are completely lined.  It buttons in front.
Sizes 12mo - 4
Click for yardages


                          Return to Pg 1(A-E)        Return to Pg 2(E-L)            


                                         Pattern Index                                  



Merchandise    What's New      Featured Garments   Classes   Ordering      Contact Us       Map

Elegant Stitches
316 Colonades Way Suite 210
Waverly Place Shopping Center
Cary, North Carolina  27518
Shop Hours:  10am-6pm Monday-Thursday   10am-4pm Friday Saturday
1-919-852-4445          1-888-639-9383       Fax 1-919-852-4447





    Please join us on Facebook