Dresses are fitted through bust with a center back invisible zipper, and feature partially lined bodice and purchased ribbon. Dress A is sleeveless with contrast upper front and oversleeves. Dress B has long two piece sleeves, contrast upper front, and front slits. Capelet D is lined with contrast flanges and can be worn with or without Cape C attached with hooks and eyes.
FABRICS: A: Light Weight Brocade, Satin, Sateen, Silk. B, C: Light Weight Wool, Wool Types, Twill, Gabardine. Contrast D: Boucle Knit. Lining: Cotton, Cotton Blends, Lining Fabric. Interfacing: Sew-In.
Fabric requirement allows for nap, one-way design or shading. Extra fabric may be needed to match design or for shrinkage.
NOTIONS: A, B: One 22" (56 cm) Invisible Zipper, ¼ yd. (0.3 m) of 1" (2.5 cm) Ribbon, Two Hooks & Eyes. A: ½" (1.3 cm) Bias Tape. C: 1 yd. (1 m) of 1" (2.5 cm) Ribbon, Two Hooks & Eyes. D: One Hook & Bar.
SIZE COMBINATIONS: A5(6-8-10-12-14), E5(14-16-18-20-22)
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