Pauline Alice Xerea Dress


The Xerea dress is a 60's inspired dress with pockets and front and back yokes. Easy to make and wear, it also features side panels and edges are finished with bias binding.

View A is a shift dress with short sleeves and short bust darts.

View B is a sleeveless tent dress.


Multi-sized pattern from sizes 34 to 48.

For Pauline Alice's size chart, see the last image.

Difficulty Level

Pauline Alice has 3 difficulty levels.  This is a level 1 pattern.

Fabric Needed

Light to medium weight woven fabric such as cotton poplin, shirting, linen, chambray, rayon, silk... (stretch wovens are allowed).

View A (width 150 cm): 1,50 m.; (width 110 cm): 2,25 m.
View B (width 150 cm): 1,75 m.(width 110 cm): 2,25 m.
Optional: Contrasting yoke (150/110 cm): 0,25 m

Haberdashery Needed

View A: 2,5 m of 1 cm wide bias binding.
View B: 3,5 m of 1 cm wide bias binding.