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Hello!

I’d like to make the halterneck dress )3/2013 #114. The pattern calls for viscose/rayon batiste, however, I can’t find batiste anywhere in the UK. What would be a suitable substitute?

Thanks for your help!

Suzie

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    Mar 1, 2013, 05.58 PMby addicks1

    I might be wrong but I think you could use voile as a substitute.

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    Mar 13, 2013, 08.22 AMby textilet

    Cotton lawn might do it- liberty has it but not sure if the designs would be what u want!

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    Mar 14, 2013, 12.23 AMby JillyO

    I was thinking of voile too. Amy Butler has some new fashion fabrics too, but I don’t know if you get those in the UK.

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    Mar 14, 2013, 11.32 AMby sewingfan1

    A fine cotton would work. I think it would look great in silk. It’d need to not be too stiff or thick a fabric due to the gathering on the bodice.

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