MISSES'/WOMEN'S DRESSES: Lined dresses have close-fitting, boned bodice variations with or without straps, circular, short, double or long tiered skirt, back zipper, purchased trims and petticoat. Bias, gathered bodice and double tiered skirt: overlays. Short or long tiered skirt: gathered waist and stays. Create your own design with mix and match pattern pieces. Note: Tips to embellish your finished dress are included.
Designed for light to medium-weight woven fabrics.
FABRICS: Sheer Bodice, Gathered Bodice, Long Tiered Skirt, Double Tier Overlay: Sheer Fabrics. Sweetheart Bodice, Shoulder Straps, Short Tiered Skirt, Double Tiered Skirt: Satin, Taffeta, Cotton Damask. Ruffles for Short Tiered Skirt: Tulle, Netting. Circular Skirt: Novelty Fabrics. Lining: Lining Fabrics.
NOTIONS: 12"/14" Invisible Zipper. Sheer Bodice: One ⅜" Button. Gathered & Sweetheart Bodice: 1 yd. of ¼" Boning with Casing. Long Tiered Skirt: 11 yds. of 1½" - 2" Satin Ribbon Trim.
1½ yds. of 5" - 6" Lace Trim.
1¼ yds. of 1½" Satin Ribbon Trim or Velvet Trim.
1¼ yds. of 2" - 2½" Rosettle Trim or Jeweled Trim.
Bow: 1¼ yds. of 1½" Velvet Trim and One Decorative Button.
SIZE COMBINATIONS: B5(8-10-12-14-16), RR(18W-20W-22W-24W)
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For fabric and garment measurements, see the final photo at the top.