Dress - Day
NECKLINE AND COLLAR:
NECKLINE: "U" shaped - bound in a self fabric bias strip [1.2cm wide] - handstitched in place. The edge of the bias is where a 1.8cm wide ruffle attaches at the neck. The ruffle enclosed the entire neck.
COLLAR: No collar.
BODICE STYLE: Loose.
SLEEVE STYLE: No sleeve. [Cotton bias binding]. Arm is faced with a bias strip (light brown). There is a double row of top stitching in a gold/brown coloured thread.
SKIRT SHAPE: Very slight flare.
COMMENTS: SEAMS: Machine stitched - white thread (cotton). EDGES: Pinked.
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Chest: 1020mm (40 3/16")
Length: 43cm (16 15/16")
Circumference: 48cm (18 7/8")
Waist circumference: 92cm (36 1/4")
Length: 55cm (21 5/8")
Length: 59cm (23 1/4")
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