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Draped Dress (Plus Size) 12/2012 #144



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Plus size dress sewing pattern available for download. Available in various sizes.

Here comes a lively variation on the little black number, with a deep sweetheart neckline and gathering in the side seam. The cut makes for a dream figure since it delicately hides problem areas.

This pattern is from the Work to Play collection

Recommended Materials

Dress fabrics of wool or blends.

Amount of Fabrics

Wool crêpe,
width: 140 cm (55 ins)
length: 2.80 – 2.80 – 2.90 – 2.90 – 2.90 m
(3 1/8 – 3 1/8 – 3 1/4 – 3 1/4 – 3 1/4 yds).


Vilene Bias Tape/ stay tape.

1 invisible zip, 60 cm (24 ins) long.

Seam Allowance

This pattern doesn't include seam allowance

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    Jan 4, 2017, 04.53 AMby annettak1986

    was anyone able to figure the yoke issues out?

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    Feb 3, 2013, 04.29 PMby thaack

    Beautiful dress. Definitely being added to my “to make” list.

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    Jan 25, 2013, 02.58 PMby PinupGal

    I’m finding the instructions of a bit difficult toi understand when it comes to the yokes, Is there any way of getting some clarification?

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      Dec 30, 2013, 05.32 PMby felixandkiko

      Me too, where you able to figure it out?

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      Mar 14, 2016, 11.52 PMby chryssiey

      OMG! I’m having a hard time understanding the instructions too! Any help is welcomed! How did you sew the right front to the left front for the right side?

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    Jan 24, 2013, 06.17 PMby aarista

    saw this in the magazine, must try!

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