This strapless dress has a flattering shape that tapers at the waist with gathered waist ties in a contrasting fabric.
Eclair is fully lined and has a gathered six-gore skirt with the front panel of the skirt left ungathered for a smooth line. The dress closes with an invisible zipper and includes side seam pockets and optional boning.
Sizes and Supplies
0 - 18
All-purpose polyester thread, 16" invisible zipper, lightweight fusible interfacing, 1 3/4 yards of piping (optional), 1 3/4 yards of sew-in boning, such as Rigilene (optional).
Light- or medium-weight fabrics, such as cotton, linen, silk twill, crepe, wool.
Medium-weight fabrics, such as cotton, linen, silk twill.
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Techniques and customization ideas for your Eclair