How To Stitch Magyar Frock Dress
This dress is worn by children (girls) 1-5 years old. Shoulder and sleeve part is seen as folds. Skirt is stitched on the waist line. In the neckline collar or piping can be stitched.
Suitable materials: Poplin, flowered cotton fabrics, silk and fancy type fabrics.
Fabric requirements: Twice the length of the dress and 5cms for fold.
Chest : 22'
Body length : 9�'
Skirt length : 12�'
Sleeve length : 2�'
Upper arm circumference : 8'
Draw or rectangle ABCD
AB = CD = Body length
AC = BD = � chest circumference + �' forr case
AE = Back neck depth = 2�'
AF = Neck width = 2'
AG = Front neck depth = 3�
CH = Sleeve length = 2'
CI = � Upper arm circumference
Draw HJ parallel to CI
CH = IJ
HK = lower arm circumference
DL = �' JK = �'
Join KL side line seam through I.
EFCHKLBE = Back part
GFCHKLBG = Front part
SG = Lengthwise.
AB = CD = skirt length + 1�' fold
AC = BD = Width needed for gatherings (Twice the waist circumference)
SG = Length wise
Shoulder part is folded so, front & back pieces are seen as attached
Hence, body piece - 1
Skirt piece - 2
Facing and binding pieces for placket - 2
Cross piece for neck line:
Place the paper pattern on the fabric. Leave seam allowance for stitching French seam and to attach with the skirt. Now cut the body part accordingly.
Fold sleeve edge and hem.
Join side line and stitch French seam.
To the back part neck line cut placket open and stitch facing and binding pieces.
To the neck edge attach cross piece, fold and hem.
Join skirt part to body part after stitching gathering or pleats according to the waist circumference.
Finish bottom edge of the skirt by folding and stitching.
Note : The difference between the body measurement and the garment measurement is case.