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Peony

No. 1017

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This elegant bateau-neck sheath dress is simple to sew, with added interest from a fully removable cummerbund style belt which can be made in a matching or contrasting fabric, closing with a single button in back.

Version 1 has 3/4-length sleeves, a contrasting belt, and in-seam pockets. Version 2 has short sleeves, a matching belt, and no pockets.

Beginner

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, lightweight fusible interfacing, 22" invisible zipper, one small hook and eye, 3/4" button.

Crisp, medium-weight fabrics, such as cotton poplin, light suiting, gabardine, cotton pique, silk twill, dupioni. Lightweight fabrics such as silk crepe, rayon, or any lining fabrics can be used for the pockets.

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Most pattern PDFs are layered for easier printing.

35 - 45 pages

Print-at-home files, copy shop files, and instructions. See contents file in download for detailed descriptions.

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Resources

Techniques and customization ideas for your Peony

Install an Invisible Zipper

Learn how to install an invisible zipper with this step-by-step tutorial (and video!)
Match Plaids and Stripes

How to match plaids and stripes.
Get Inspired by Vintage Patterns

How to get inspired by vintage details.

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