Clever Charlotte

Galena Dress

15.00
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Galena Dress

15.00

Enjoy every moment of summertime fun: hopscotch, lemonade stands and evening concerts in the park. Throw this little frock over a swimsuit and your little one is ready for dinner with Grandma on the terrace. Our Galena Dress uses colorful strips of bias tape to frame the center front keyhole opening on the front bodice and the matching peek-a-boo sleeves. The coordinating tie closure at the front neck finishes off the criss-cross bodice.

Sizes 2T-8

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Enjoy every moment of summertime fun: hopscotch, lemonade stands and evening concerts in the park. Throw this little frock over a swimsuit and your little one is ready for dinner with Grandma on the terrace. Our Galena Dress uses colorful strips of bias tape to frame the center front keyhole opening on the front bodice and the matching peek-a-boo sleeves. The coordinating tie closure at the front neck finishes off the criss-cross bodice.

Sizes 2T-8

For the main and contrasting bias fabrics of the Galena Dress, we recommend light-to-medium weight woven fabrics, such as quilting cotton, cotton poplin, sateen, and linen. Approximate yardage amounts for the main dress, with or without nap, are as follows:  

Other Materials

  • 4 1/2 yards ready-made 1/2" double-fold bias tape OR 1/2 yard contrasting fabric to make your own bias tape (instructions provided)
  • Matching thread



Top:
- 1/4 yard lightweight interfacing
- 1 1/2” of 3/4” wide hook and loop closure
- Matching thread

Shorts:
- 1/4 yard lightweight interfacing
- 4 buttons (between 3/4” -1” in diameter) (a shank-style button is best)
- 1” elastic in the following length: 7 1/2” for size 2T, 8” for size 3T, 8 1/2” for size 4T, 9” for size 5, 9 1/2” for size 6, 10” for size 7 and 10 1/2” size 8
- Matching thread