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This is the English Tea Dress pattern from Love Sewing Magazine. This pattern has no bust darts so I added a 1 inch bust dart and a 1/2 inch mini dart at the upper arm. This meant the back bodice needed shortening by 1 inch ( which is what I did being short) but if you are taller I suggest lengthening the front bodice instead. Mine is a size 20 and I am not convinced the hem is the correct shape. I ended up lengthening the hem by an inch but the sides of the skirt hung down by 3 inches more than the muddle. I used my dress form to mark the hem evenly. I left off the sleeves, overlooked the arm home, folded over and straight stitched. I lined the skirt.

I love this dress, it swishes as I walk and is so comfortable. It took me about 6 hours to make.

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