Dress features close-fitting lined bodice with boning and back hand-worked eyelets with lacing, contrast sleeve ruffle, and cartridge pleated skirt. Purchased lace appliques.
FABRICS: Novelty Light Weight Brocade, Silk, Taffeta. Also Contrast: Novelty Tulle. Lining: Cotton/Cotton Blend
Fabric requirement allows for nap, one-way design or shading. Extra fabric may be needed to match design or for shrinkage.
NOTIONS: 7 yds. (6.4 m) of ¼" (0.6 cm) Boning, 3 yds. (2.7 m) of ⅛" (0.3 cm) Cording or Ribbon, Two Hooks & Eyes, 3½ yds. (3.2 m) of ⅞" (2.2 cm) Single-Fold Bias Tape, ½" (1.3 cm) Stay Tape, Optional Beaded Lace Appliques.
SIZE COMBINATIONS: A5(6-8-10-12-14), E5(14-16-18-20-22)
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