Buy our gorgeous Evening Gown pattern and be slinky by the weekend!
Based on an original pattern from 1946, this wrapped-look, floor-length evening dress gives a pleasing silhouette with either short or long sleeves. Long sleeves can be self-bound or roll hemmed. An invisible zipper closes the side seam.
Fits busts 30" to 50". All sizes in one envelope.
Also included are assembly instructions, embellishment suggestions, and the extensive historical notes you've come to expect from Reconstructing History.
Suggested Fabrics: crepe de chine, heavy (4-ply) crepe, printed silk, silk, rayon, any drapey fabric
Notions: 7" zipper or snaps
Yardage Requirements: 5 yards 45" wide or 4 yards 54" wide for long sleeved version or 4 yards 45" wide for gown and 1.5 yards for contrasting sleeves