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This dress was made from multiple different pieces, all put together using Burda Style #111 as my pattern. A one yard cut of “Comma Dotted” satin was the dress top’s fashion fabric, remnants of broadcloth for the placket and collar, leftover lining for the insides, and a store bought pleated skirt for the dress bottom. In lieu of an invisible button placket, I went with what worked and made mine into a hook-and-eye invisible closure – I love it! The bottom skirt was bought several sizes too big so it could fit on the bottom half and also save me from the impossible job of finding a source for mechanical pleating. For more pics and text visit my blog https://seamracer.wordpress.com/2015/10/26/retro-forward-burda-style-comma-dot-placket-dress-with-pleats/