Tilly & The Buttons Sewing Pattern - Lyra Shirt Dress


Sew a cute shirt dress with the help of popular pattern designer, Tilly & The Buttons.

This pattern was made for improvers who have made at least a few garments before - but don't worry, the full-colour photos and step by step instructions with the pattern make it a breeze to start building your next skills! 

Swoosh around in effortless style with this breezy, loose-fit shirt dress. It features a blousy bodice with bust darts, button front, collar and side seam pockets - we LOVE a dress with pockets!

Choose from short or long sleeves depending on the season, and an optional panelled tier for the skirt to make it midi length or short length. There's also a pretty tie waist option if you want to cinch in the waist a bit! 

Fabric requirements: 

Light- to medium-weight woven fabrics, such as cotton lawn, voile, seersucker, chambray, double gauze, viscose (rayon), Tencel (lyocell), lighter weight needlecord.

Check the back of the pattern image for fabric requirements.

  • Produced by Tilly & The Buttons
  • 2 designs to make from the pattern
  • Full-colour, step-by-step instructions
  • Designed for improvers
  • Fits sizes UK 6-34 / US 2-30 / EUR 34-62 / AUS 6-34

Size guide

See back of pattern image for guidance on sizing measurements.