McCall’s 6887 Scalloped Edges

McCall’s 6887 Scalloped Edges

Crafting Time:
  • 3-5 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Advanced
Project Courtesy of: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores

Additional Information



  • McCall’s® 6887
  • Yardage for dress and lining as well as notions on pattern envelope
  • 1 yd fusible interfacing
  • Paper & pencil for drawing scallop
  • Basic sewing supplies
  • Sewing machine
  • Iron & pressing surface


    All seams are 5/8" unless noted.
  1. Follow sewing instruction as noted in the instructions except for neckline and hem.
  2. Make a pattern of front and back neckline, 3" deep. Cut out fusible, press to bodice lining. Cut strips of fusible the length of hemline, 3" high. Press fusible to hem line.
  3. Create a paper scallop pattern by drawing a straight line, measure a 2" line for the length of scallop. At the center, measure up 1/2" for the height of scallop then rounding to each corner.
  4. Place bodice and lining right sides together, starting at the center front, mark with a pencil each scallop going to the center back. Sew around each scallop with ¼” seam. Cut into each dip, turn and press.
  5. Fold hem up, right sides together, mark the scallops on fusible part of hem and sew around each scallop with 1/4" seam. Cutting in to the dip, turn and press. Secure hem with a hem stitch.