Dressmaking With Quilting Fabric: The Assembly Line Sewing Patterns

Dressmaking With Quilting Fabric: The Assembly Line Sewing Patterns

The Fabric Fox on 29th Mar 2024

The Assembly Line is a dressmaking sewing pattern company renowned for its modern and minimalist designs. Based in Sweden, they specialise in creating patterns that offer a contemporary twist on classic garments, emphasising clean lines and versatile styles.

Their patterns cater to a wide range of skill levels, from beginners to advanced sewists, and come with clear instructions and helpful tips to ensure a successful sewing experience. The Assembly Line patterns are beloved by makers worldwide for their timeless aesthetic and approachable construction techniques, making them a favourite choice for creating handmade wardrobe staples with a stylish edge.

Here is a helpful list of all The Assembly Line's sewing patterns that can be made using quilting cotton fabric.

Balloon Sleeve Dress

Say hello to endless sleeve options with the innovative Balloon Sleeve dress. Embrace the voluminous puff sleeve for a statement look, opt for the chic short straight sleeve, or go bold and sleeveless – the choice is yours! The fitted bodice ensures a tailored silhouette, while the graceful A-line skirt and balloon sleeves exude elegance.

Buy The Assembly Line Balloon Sleeve Dress Sewing Pattern

Buy Balloon Sleeve Dress Sewing Pattern

Cuff Midi Dress

The enchanting Cuff Dress is a midi-length masterpiece designed to capture hearts. This romantic piece boasts a round neckline adorned with a captivating keyhole opening at the back. Embrace practicality with side pockets while enjoying the comfort of an elastic waist.

Buy The Assembly Line Cuff Midi Dress Sewing Pattern

Buy Cuff Midi Dress Sewing Pattern

Kaftan Dress

The Kaftan dress is a Scandinavian twist on a timeless classic. Embrace effortless style whether you're strolling along the beach in flip flops or sipping cocktails  with your favourite heeled sandals. This versatile piece features chic raglan sleeves and an elegant overlap V-neck, creating a subtle pleat at the front.

Buy The Assembly Line Kaftan Dress Sewing Pattern

Buy Kaftan Dress Sewing Pattern

Multi Sleeve Midi Dress

This Midi dress boasts a timeless silhouette that exudes elegance. With a classic round neck and a discreet concealed rear zip, this dress is both chic and practical. But the real enchantment lies in the sleeves – choose your style and let the magic unfold.

Buy The Assembly Line Multi Sleeve Midi Dress Sewing Pattern

Buy Multi Sleeve Midi Dress Sewing Pattern

Shirt Dress

The sophisticated Shirt dress is crafted with a subtle A-line silhouette that gracefully falls to mid-calf length. This versatile piece is designed with your comfort and style in mind. Featuring a classic regular collar and a convenient front button placket, it exudes timeless elegance.

Buy The Assembly Line Shirt Dress Sewing Pattern

Buy Shirt Dress Sewing Pattern

A-Line Midi Skirt

Designed for easy sewing with a modern touch, the A-Line Midi skirt offers versatility and elegance. The A-line fit flatters every figure, while the elasticated waistband ensures comfort and a perfect fit. With this pattern, you have the freedom to create a skirt that perfectly reflects your individuality and fashion sense.

Buy The Assembly Line A-Line Midi Skirt Sewing Pattern

Buy A-Line Midi Skirt Sewing Pattern

Asymmetric Midi Skirt

The modern Asymmetric Midi skirt is the perfect addition to your wardrobe built to withstand the test of time. Crafted with modern sensibilities, this skirt boasts a unique wrap-around design that creates an eye-catching asymmetric silhouette. With varying lengths of the front pieces, it exudes contemporary elegance with every step.

Buy The Assembly Line Asymmetric Midi Skirt Sewing Pattern

Buy Asymmetric Midi Skirt Sewing Pattern

Billow Blouse

The Billow blouse is all about volume and flair, with its gathered detailing at the rounded neck, creating a flattering silhouette that's both chic and comfortable. The billowing raglan sleeves add a touch of drama, while the elastic cuffs ensure a perfect fit every time.

Buy The Assembly Line Billow Blouse Sewing Pattern

Buy Billow Blouse Sewing Pattern

Cap Sleeve Shirt

Crafted with a straight, wide shape, the Cap Sleeve shirt exudes understated sophistication, making it a versatile addition to any wardrobe. The cap sleeves add a subtle feminine touch, featuring a stylish fold detail that adds interest to the design.

Buy The Assembly Line Cap Sleeve Shirt Sewing Pattern

Buy Cap Sleeve Shirt Sewing Pattern

Cap Sleeve Vest

Designed with an easy fit that flatters many body types, the versatile Cap Sleeve vest is a must-have for every wardrobe. Functioning as a vest, jacket, cardigan, blazer, and more, this adaptable garment offers endless styling possibilities. Its straight shape provides a timeless silhouette, while the hidden front pockets with large flaps add both style and functionality.

Buy The Assembly Line Cap Sleeve Vest Sewing Pattern

Buy Cap Sleeve vest Sewing Pattern

Front Pleat Shirt

With its cropped boxy shape, the Front Please shirt offers a contemporary twist on traditional styles. The two angled front pleats add subtle detailing and dimension, while the V-shaped back pleat enhances the overall shape and movement of the garment.

Buy The Assembly Line Front Pleat Shirt Sewing Pattern

Buy Front Pleat Shirt Sewing Pattern

Funnel Neck Top

The Funnel Neck top offers two chic options: a short-sleeved version for a casual vibe, and an elbow-length version for added coverage and sophistication. The neck darts create a flattering silhouette, enhancing your natural curves for a polished look.

Buy The Assembly Line Funnel Neck Top Sewing Pattern

Buy Funnel Neck Top Sewing Pattern

Long Sleeve Tunic

Crafted with a straight shape and subtle volume in the back, the Long Sleeve tunic offers both style and comfort. Complete with a hidden zipper in the back and slits at the sides and sleeve endings, it combines practicality with understated elegance for a look that's always chic.

Buy The Assembly Line Long Sleeve Tunic Sewing Pattern

Buy Long Sleeve Tunic Sewing Pattern

Oversized Shirt

With its relaxed shoulders and oversized fit, this shirt exudes effortless style and comfort. Choose between a traditional shirt collar or a standing straight collar to suit your preference. Complete with a rear box pleat and side seam pockets, this pattern offers both functionality and fashion-forward design.

Buy The Assembly Line Oversized Shirt Sewing Pattern

Buy Oversized Shirt Sewing Pattern

Tie Bow Blouse

The sophisticated Tie Bow blouse has been designed with bust darts and a standing collar that exudes timeless elegance. Attach a tie with buttons to the back for added flair. The sleeves feature pleats to create a subtle puff, and button cuffs provide a polished finish. Perfect for effortless style in any setting.

Buy The Assembly Line Tie Bow Blouse Sewing Pattern

Buy Tie Bow Blouse Sewing Pattern

V-Neck Cuff Top

Infuse a touch of contemporary bohemia into your everyday wardrobe with the V-Neck Cuff top. Featuring full, gathered sleeves and a sharp V neckline, this top effortlessly combines modern flair with timeless sophistication. Pair it with relaxed trousers for a laid-back look or smart skirts for a more polished ensemble.

Buy The Assembly Line V-Neck Cuff Top Sewing Pattern

Buy V-Neck Cuff Top Sewing Pattern

Wrap Collar Shirt

Featuring a flattering wrap-around collar that can be worn open or closed, this unisex shirt offers endless styling possibilities. The basic sleeve comes with a bracelet length, while the option to add a cuff provides a classic full-length look.

Buy The Assembly Line Wrap Collar Shirt Sewing Pattern

Buy Wrap Collar Shirt Sewing Pattern

Wrap Top

Featuring two unevenly shaped fronts, the Wrap top creates an eye-catching asymmetrical V-neck when worn. Its boxy shape ensures a flattering fit for various body types. The wide sleeves offer the option to be rolled up for a casual look or kept at elbow length for added sophistication.

Buy The Assembly Line Wrap Top Sewing Pattern

Buy Wrap Top Sewing Pattern


With their wide-legged silhouette and box pleats at the mid-front and mid-back, these trousers offer a modern yet timeless look. The leg volume is cleverly hidden along the inner leg seam, providing a sleek and flattering fit.

Buy The Assembly Line Culottes Sewing Pattern

Buy Culottes Sewing Pattern

High-Waisted Trousers

Crafted for every occasion and suitable for all seasons, these trousers feature a fitted waist with a straight waistband for a timeless silhouette. The wide legs, pockets, and front pleats add a modern touch, while the darts and side tab detail in the back ensure a flattering fit.

Buy The Assembly Line High-Waisted Trousers Sewing Pattern

Buy High-Waisted Trousers Sewing Pattern

Maxi Jumpsuit

With wide, flowy legs and a flattering box pleat at the mid-front, the Maxi jumpsuit exudes glamour and sophistication. Complete with side seam pockets for added convenience and an invisible zip closure at the back for a seamless finish, it's the perfect choice for any special occasion.

Buy The Assembly Line Maxi Jumpsuit Sewing Pattern

Buy Maxi Jumpsuit Sewing Pattern

Pull On Trousers

Featuring a normal waist and wide, full-length legs, these Pull On trousers offer a versatile silhouette suitable for various body types. The regular elastic waistband simplifies the fit, ensuring a well-cut look for many. Customize your trousers by choosing to sew them with or without pockets and a side stripe, allowing you to tailor them to your personal style.

Buy The Assembly Line Pull On Trousers Sewing Pattern

Buy Pull On Trousers Sewing Pattern

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