Phoebe is a modern A-line sheath dress with a lined bodice shaped by princess seams for easy fitting. Angled waist darts create a flattering shape closed by a lapped zipper.
Version 1 also features a double-breasted bodice, perfect for showing off your favorite buttons.
Skill Level: Intermediate
SIZES AND SUPPLIES
Sizes: 0 - 26
Supplies: All-purpose polyester thread, one 22-inch coil zipper, and one hook and eye. Version 1: Ten 3/4" buttons, hand sewing needle. Optional: Four yards of 1/2" double fold bias tape or decorative binding for the Hong Kong finish.
Main Fabric: Medium-weight fabrics such as poplin, denim, corduroy, velveteen, twill, flannel, wool crepe, gabardine.
Lining Fabric: Lightweight polyester, cotton, acetate, silk, and rayon lining fabrics.