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If you add a skirt-part and shoulder-straps, it can look like this dress that I've made.

Hope you understood my explanations, otherwise just ask!

Good luck! :)

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    Nov 1, 2013, 06.52 AMby bpizzer

    Does this account for seam allowance? or did you cut out extra around the patterns to sew together?

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      Dec 2, 2013, 09.17 PMby lizah

      No, I added the seam allowance when i cut the fabric!

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    May 30, 2013, 07.05 AMby ballyb

    I am confused, to assemble the bodice does each piece need to be cut out twice? Thanks :)

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      Jun 10, 2013, 01.42 PMby lizah

      Yes! If you look at picture 8:
      Piece one – 1x (you fold it in center front)
      Pieces 2,3,4 – 2x

      (or if you want to put the zipper in the side instead of the back, you fold in center back and just cut one)

      Hope I made myself clear ;) good luck!

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    May 23, 2011, 09.27 PMby SuChavadee Corset

    thank you for sharing.

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    May 19, 2011, 05.44 PMby redslippers

    hi, thankyou so much for posting this! i’m really interested in starting to draft stuff, but have no clue at all about it. i’m just wondering, where do you get the measurements from for the adjustments? is it trial and error or is there a specific formula? and would these vary with different sizes?

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    May 4, 2011, 10.12 AMby falgunimehta

    excellent explain

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    Apr 22, 2011, 07.00 PMby shelley .

    Wonderful dress. Thanks for this great lesson:)

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    Apr 17, 2011, 06.09 AMby tilshmil

    Very helpful tutorial! I love a sweetheart neckline and now can have the know-how to do it. Thank you!

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    Mar 29, 2011, 09.40 PMby sheenabon

    I love this but I how would it best be measured for sizes?

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    Mar 20, 2011, 08.28 PMby candroid007

    That dress is so cut! Perfect for summertime. Thanks for sharing.

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    Mar 15, 2011, 02.48 PMby marylisa

    Thank you so very much for posting this! I will give it a try!!! Thanks again!

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