The Rushcutter is an oversized knee-length, A-line dress, designed for woven fabrics, available in two different styles. It is the perfect winter dress made in heavyweight fabrics, worn with tights and boots, while the sleeveless version, made in lighter fabrics, can become a summer wardrobe staple. Included in the pattern is an optional waist sash, that is suitable for both styles. The pattern is designed for advanced beginners and beyond. By working through this pattern, makers will gain confidence in: sewing a straight seam, sewing a curved seam, bias facing armholes / neckline, sewing buttonholes, buttons / invisible zip. The Rushcutter is quite a versatile pattern and is compatible with a range of different fabrics. Consider using light to mid-weight fabrics. Illustrated instruction booklet guides makers through the making process, from selecting fabric, cutting the garment correctly, achieving a beautiful finish and everything in between - ensuring that nothing is left up to guess work and makers will feel supported and guided through the process of making the garment. 10 sizes included in the pattern (A - J, which equates to US sizes 2-20).