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The Sheath Dress 04/2012 #103B



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Women’s dress sewing pattern available for download. Available in various sizes and is produced by BurdaStyle Magazine.

Is she not the epitome of of proud, Italian beauty? Lace with floral accents working together. Long lace sleeves and neck wrinkles that set the scene and the tight fit make it irresistible.

This pattern is from the Sicilian Streets collection.

Recommended Materials

Fine knit fabrics or lightweight wovens with widthwise stretch.

Amount of Fabrics

Stretch jersey,
width: 160 cm (63 ins)
length: 1.20 m (1 3/8 yds) for all sizes.

Stretch lace,
width: 130 cm (51 ins)
length: 0.80 m (7/8 yd).

Knit lining,
width: 150 cm (59 ins)
length: 1.15 m (1 3/8 yds).

Vilene Bias Tape/stay tape.

1 invisible zip, 40 cm (16 ins) long.

Seam Allowance

This pattern doesn't include seam allowance

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    Apr 13, 2014, 10.45 AMby edwardsliza

    Does anyone have any ideas about whether you could make this dress with a non-stretch fabric? I want to make my friend a dress for her birthday but already have the (non-stretch) material for it. But this dress looks perfect! Would I give extra allowances somewhere to make up for it being non-stretch, or is this just a no-no? Apologies, I’m a complete novice. Thanks in advance for any advice.

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