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Royal Gingham Dakota Dress

Smocking is a timeless trend and one of our specialties. Try making your own statement smocked dress that’s customized just for you. Choose between two strap options, go strapless, or get creative!

 What You'll Get

  • 2 Professionally Smocked Panels
  • 4 Precut Pockets
  • 4 Precut Fabric Tie Straps
  • 2 Shirred Ruffle Straps
  • Finished Spaghetti Strap Yardage
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Extra Fabric to Play with—Make a Bag, Matching Mask, Add a Ruffle. Whatever feels YOU!

What You’ll Need

  • Sewing Machine
  • A Drop of Patience


  • Our Dakota Dress Kit includes generous smocking panel widths to accommodate a wide range of sizes and will fit up to a size 60” bust.
  • All Kits are 43” long from Top Ruffle to Hem 

100% Cotton Yarn Dye Check

Featured Dress is sewn with Tie Straps

Model is 5"10" | 32" Bust

*Please note that all THREADYMADE Kits are made-to-order, so please allow approx. 10-14 days for your custom-made smocked kit.  We’ll keep you in the loop with order updates + shipping confirmation.  

*Due to the nature of each Kit being unique, we do not offer returns at this time. However, we want all our Threadymaders to be happy, so if you have any questions or concerns about your Kit when it arrives, feel free to email our support team at