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The Ariel dress embodies easy summer style. With a midi-length column silhouette, delicate straps, and a center front vent, you'll feel effortlessly chic without compromising comfort.

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Our Misses patterns are drafted for a C cup and our Curvy patterns are drafted for DD. Both are drafted for a height of 5'8" (172 cm).

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All-purpose polyester thread, sewing machine needle, 1 yard of lightweight interfacing, and loop turner. Optional: adjustable strap hardware.

Lightweight to medium weight woven fabrics such as rayon, voile, silk, crepe, and lyocell.

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