This tie shoulder jumper sewing pattern is easy enough to make in an afternoon, and is such a fun dress for summer!

I’m excited to share this cute Jumper Sewing Pattern!

I’m super excited to share this easy Jumper Sewing Pattern with you and teach you how to make it! I love jumper dresses, especially in the spring and summer, and they’re so fun with a tee or cute blouse layered underneath. And believe it or not, they’re so easy to make.

This jumper dress project is perfect for beginners

This jumper sewing pattern project is quick and easy, and honestly any beginner seamstress could make this dress!
The sewing instructions are below, and if you want to learn how to sew, check out The Modern Girl’s Guide to Sewing — it’s an online sewing course that starts at the very beginning and lets you learn how to sew at your own pace. Check it out HERE¬†and get 40% off with code STAYATHOME.

Other fabric options for this jumper dress

I actually found this ponte knit at Joanns, and it’s a gorgeous thick stretchy knit. Almost like a scuba knit. I love the color too.
But you could definitely make this dress out of chambray, linen, seersucker, or cotton for a cute summer-y option!

How to style this cute jumper dress

A jumper dress like this looks so cute with a WHITE LACE TOP underneath, and some neutral sandals or ankle boots. Perfect for a wedding, baby shower, or other dressy event.

How to dress this jumper down 

You could also wear this jumper a little more casually, with a cute RUFFLE TEE and some FLAT SANDALS.

Step by step instructions to sew this jumper dress

Step 1. Take your DRESS FRONT and LINING FRONT and match them up with right sides of the fabric together. Pin in place, and then sew around the edge of the LINING, attaching it to the DRESS FRONT. Use a straight stitch.

Repeat for the DRESS BACK and LINING BACK.

Step 2. Trim your seam allowances (if needed), and turn your dress FRONT and BACK right side out. Press the ties and neckline flat.

Step 3. With right sides together, pin your DRESS FRONT and DRESS BACK together. Since you’ve attached the lining, the order of the fabric will be lining-dress-dress-lining. Sew up the sides of the dress with a straight stitch.

Turn the dress right side out and press your side seams flat.

Step 4.¬†Hem the dress to your desired length. I used a blind stitch hem (available on most sewing machines), but you can do a wide straight stitch if you’d like. (The blind hem stitch is much less visible on a solid, light colored fabric and looks more professional).

Press your hem flat, and you’re done!

IF YOU LIKED THIS PROJECT, YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE THESE OTHER BEGINNER PROJECTS:

Photos by Priscilla Frey

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Photography by Priscilla Frey

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This tie shoulder jumper sewing pattern is easy enough to make in an afternoon, and is such a fun dress for summer!

 

I’m excited to share this cute jumper sewing pattern – it’s perfect for summer!

I’m super excited to share this easy jumper sewing pattern with you and teach you how to make it! I love jumper dresses, especially in the spring and summer, and they’re so fun with a tee or cute blouse layered underneath. And believe it or not, they’re so easy to make.

 

This jumper dress project is perfect for beginners

This jumper sewing pattern project is quick and easy, and honestly any beginner seamstress could make this dress!
The sewing instructions are below, and if you want to learn how to sew, check out The Modern Girl’s Guide to Sewing — it’s an online sewing course that starts at the very beginning and lets you learn how to sew at your own pace. Check it out HERE¬†and get 40% off with code STAYATHOME.

Other fabric options for this jumper dress

I actually found this ponte knit at Joanns, and it’s a gorgeous thick stretchy knit. Almost like a scuba knit. I love the color too.
But you could definitely make this dress out of chambray, linen, seersucker, or cotton for a cute summer-y option!

How to style this cute jumper dress

A jumper dress like this looks so cute with a WHITE LACE TOP underneath, and some neutral sandals or ankle boots. Perfect for a wedding, baby shower, or other dressy event.

pink jumper dress with lace top
diy tie shoulder dress

How to dress this jumper down 

You could also wear this jumper a little more casually, with a cute RUFFLE TEE and some FLAT SANDALS. Cute for work, Sundays, or summer date night!

pink jumper with ruffle sleeve top
jumper dress

Materials you’ll need for this project

 

First you’ll need to create your jumper dress pattern pieces.

First, create your pattern pieces. Use a tank dress or tank to create your pattern. Use this video to learn how to create your own pattern¬†if you don’t know how!

When creating your pattern pieces, add 6-8 (mine were 8″ past the shoulder seam) inches of extra strap above the shoulders for the straps. I made them a sort of bunny ear shape, but you can make them squared off, or angled — whatever you’d like!

this tie shoulder jumper is easy enough for beginner seamstresses

Step by step instructions to sew this jumper dress

 

Step 1. Take your DRESS FRONT and LINING FRONT and match them up with right sides of the fabric together. Pin in place, and then sew around the edge of the LINING, attaching it to the DRESS FRONT. Use a straight stitch.

Repeat for the DRESS BACK and LINING BACK.

Step 2. Trim your seam allowances (if needed), and turn your dress FRONT and BACK right side out. Press the ties and neckline flat.

Step 3. With right sides together, pin your DRESS FRONT and DRESS BACK together. Since you’ve attached the lining, the order of the fabric will be lining-dress-dress-lining. Sew up the sides of the dress with a straight stitch.

Turn the dress right side out and press your side seams flat.

Step 4.¬†Hem the dress to your desired length. I used a blind stitch hem (available on most sewing machines), but you can do a wide straight stitch if you’d like. (The blind hem stitch is much less visible on a solid, light colored fabric and looks more professional).

Press your hem flat, and you’re done!

 

 

 

IF YOU LIKED THIS PROJECT, YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE THESE OTHER BEGINNER PROJECTS:

Photos by Priscilla Frey

 

 

 

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9 Comments

  1. ASHLEY LEE says:

    So cute! I really want to try this!

  2. Heidi says:

    So cute! I want to try making a matching set for my daughter and I. Question – I’m guessing you cut the underarms and necklines a little deeper than a fitted tank dress and maybe added some width for a looser fit – Any suggestions for measuring that when making the pattern?

  3. CTNBEE says:

    Great job! I like the dress very much! Thanks very much for tips on how to make such a dress! For some time interested in sewing. This is really great! I am very happy that I found your blog

  4. Tausha Porter says:

    what do you use to make your pattern page? Is this photoshop and you’re just drawing it? Im starting to collect quite a few patterns of my own and would like to save them in a format on my computer that i can come back and look at later. I hate having a bunch of pattern pieces to keep track of ūüôĀ Id like to draw mine out as you have and save them to come back to later

  5. So cute!! what a great little jumper dress! LOL thanks for the inspiration! :o)

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