Empire dress pattern, plus size.
This dress gives a great silhouette for most figures. Made with crepe de chine it gives a luxurious look. Silk, satin, linen or even cotton fabrics can be used.
Lightweight, softly draping dress fabrics.
Crepe de chine, fabric width: 90 cm (36 in) length: 3.30, 3.35, 3.40, 3.60, 3.60 m (3 5/8, 3 3/4, 3 3/4, 4, 4 yds).
Knit tulle for lining, fabric width 150 cm (59 in), length: 0.90, 1.00, 1.50, 1.75, 1.75 m (1,1 1/8, 1 3/4, 2, 2 yds).
Vilene Bias Tape/stay tape.
This pattern doesn't include seam allowance
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