Kenzie Dress for the Holidays


Kenzie party dress from EYMM sewn by Lulu&Celeste

Today I’m sharing my holiday version of the Kenzie dress!

There’s a discount code so read on to the end!

Disclaimer: I received the pattern for free for testing it way back a year ago. This post contains affiliate links. That means if you click the link and buy through it, I may receive a small commission at no additional cost to you. All opinions are 100% my own though.


The Kenzie dress is a cute dress from EYMM that offers two views (well, four really): a simple and flounce version in both skirt or dress. I tested the skirt flounce version way back a year ago and today I’m showcasing the simple dress.


The main features are the deep V back, the full skirt and the ruched waistband (which I kinda messed up boo, easy fix though  since it’s not attached!).

Kenzie party dress from EYMM sewn by Lulu&Celeste


The simple skirt version is fairly quick. From cut to finish (including cutting the pattern pieces for the bodice) it took me about 3 hours.

Modifications I made:

  • As per usual I mashed sizes slightly to fit Silly Bean better. The Kenzie pattern includes finished measurements as well as a size chart which made it a little easier to decide which size to do. I cut the 2T width with a 4T length. It’s the perfect fit!
  • I enclosed the skirt seam into the bodice by only attaching the skirt to the main bodice and then folding the lining’s raw edge under.
  • I used metal snaps instead of buttons
Kenzie party dress from EYMM sewn by Lulu&Celeste


I chose to do the sleeveless version since she’ll need to wear a cardigan with it anyway. It’s just early November but the temperatures have been hovering just above freezing for the past week. (Also, boo no more outdoor pics!)

Pattern details:

  • Two skirt styles: flounces or simple; dress or high-waisted skirt; sleeveless or cap sleeves
  • Big size range, newborn to 18; available in two size groups or get the combo
  • Includes 18″ doll version
  • Pattern pieces are nested
  • Cut chart included for simple skirt and waistband and sash, pattern pieces for the rest
  • Size chart, finished measurement chart
Kenzie party dress from EYMM sewn by Lulu&Celeste

Both fabrics were purchased from FabricVille. The tree fabric was from a year ago, and it’s so pretty in person, it has glitter trees! (Of course the glitter fabric made a mess all over the place).

The bundle of the full size range is presently on sale for $14.95 (reg. price is $20.39) but use the code LITTLELADY to get an extra 30% off bringing it down to just over $10.00!!

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