Claudette is a chic sheath dress with interchangeable design details that give you the option to create a custom dress. All versions of Claudette feature a fitted, lined bodice and a fitted, midi-length skirt.
Version 1 features a scoop neckline, long fitted sleeves with a continuous lap placket and cuff, and princess seams. The skirt features cluster darts and a kick pleat at the center back hem.
Version 2 features a v-neckline, ruffle cap sleeves, and French darts. The skirt features waist darts and a kick pleat at the center back hem.
Version 3 features a cowl neckline insert, long fitted sleeves with a continuous lap placket and cuff, and French darts. The skirt features cluster darts and a kick pleat at the center back hem.
Version 4 features a scoop neckline, flounce cap sleeves, and princess seams. The skirt features waist darts and a kick pleat at the center back hem.
Sizes and Supplies
0 - 26
All-purpose polyester thread, sewing machine needle, hand-sewing needle, 1/4 yards (0.2 meters) of lightweight fusible interfacing, one 22” (56 cm) invisible zipper. Versions 1 and 3: two 1/2” (1.3 cm) buttons.
Medium weight woven fabrics such as cotton lawn, shirting, poplin, broadcloth, linen, sateen, crepe, rayon challis.
Lightweight woven fabrics such as silk, cotton lawn, or polyester.
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