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I was doing some research on 1970’s style I found the kaftan dress i was looking for herehttp://www.thechicfashionista.com/70s-fashion.html…its the one on the right in brown…..I have looked around for patterns or even how to draft the pattern I don’t know where to start can someone please help me ……


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    Jan 2, 2012, 01.28 AMby patti-r

    Many free caftan /kaftan patterns online just google.

    All are free:

    http://www.modestclothes.com/patterns_files /caftan.htm


    Check gold tunic.http://www.runwaysewing.blogspot.com/

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    Jan 2, 2012, 03.44 PMby monibug

    thank you so much

  • Andrea_ozzfest_supercrophappy_large

    Mar 30, 2012, 12.42 AMby Andrea Delesdernier

    I’m going Kaftan Krazy lately.

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    Apr 30, 2012, 12.07 AMby Robin Fillman Bell

    Hi All-

    I am new to this site and new to sewing. I purchased the Burda 8536 pattern for Kaftans and I am so lost with the neck line i.e. when I cut out the pattern do I need to cut fabric for 3,4 and then also cut out facing for 3,4? Help? When I look at the pattern it doesnt make sense because item 5 seems to indicate that I cut 3,4 from the actual fabric. Can someone please clarify for me? Warm Regards!

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      May 1, 2012, 08.34 AMby katexxxxxx

      Looking at the design, what you probably need to do is cut the facing out of interfacing and the fashion fabric. You then fix the interfacing to the fashion fabric facings and then sew them all to the caftan neckline.

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