It doesn’t get lighter and airier than this! The A-line “Mira” dress with a simple neck facing is quick to sew and hides any little lumps and bumps – just right for hot days ! The pattern comes from our magazine “inspiration”. We are offering you the pattern and the step-by-step instructions showing you how to sew the dress as part of the series of free monthly downloads from “inspiration”.
However, the free download is again only available until the end of June 2021. You can download the pattern for free further down in the post until June 30, 2021.
Missed the free download?
Are you too late, but you really want to sew the dress? You can buy the pattern in the “inspiration” online shop at the following link:
Sewing the “Mira” dress
Maxi dresses are the unmissable trend this summer. These feminine dresses not only look fantastic on all body shapes, they also give you a comfortable, airy feeling of freedom.
The length of this dress is at least down to the ankle. They are a summer favorite of many women!
Issue 02/2020 of inspiration
The pattern and sewing instructions for the “Mira” dress appeared in the summer 2020 issue of “inspiration”. The magazine contains many more patterns and instructions for fashion and home accessories. These include a wrap shirt and wide trousers in a trendy batik print. You can buy the patterns online or have them conveniently delivered to your home.
Issue 02/2020 is available as a single issue in the inspiration online shop at the following link:
Free sewing pattern download for the “Mira” dress (June 2021 only)
You can download the free sewing pattern for the “Mira” dress at the following link:
The link takes you to the BERNINA website. The pattern is available for free download during the month of June once you register for the BERNINA inspiration newsletter.
Unzip the zip file containing the pattern
After downloading, you will have a zip file. In the extracted folder you will find:
- Sewing instructions with information on materials, cutting out and sewing
- A pattern in A4 format. You can print this out on your regular printer at home and stick the sheets together. Make sure you print out the pattern using the “original size” setting. Check the test square to make sure the pattern has been printed out in the correct size.
Please note that clicking the download button will automatically download the zip file to your computer. You will have to unzip it to access the PDF pattern. In Windows, you do this by right clicking on the file and clicking on the menu item “Extract all”. On a Mac, you can unzip zip files by double clicking the left mouse button.
Downloaded files are generally automatically put into the downloads folder, but this depends on the operating system, the device used and your local settings. If you download the file on your smartphone and cannot find the file or cannot unzip it, please try using a desktop computer.
Do you want to sew the dress, but missed the download?
Would you like to sew the dress, but June 2021 is already over? No problem! You can order the magazine as a single issue (including the printed pattern) from the shop and have it delivered to your home. Simply click on the following link:
We wish you lots of fun and success with your sewing!