Colette Patterns, Sewing Pattern, Eclair Dress
This strapless summer or party dress has a flattering shape which tapers at the waist and gathered waist ties in a contrasting fabric. This dress is fully lined and has a gathered six-gore skirt with the front panel of the skirt left ungathered for a smooth line. Dress includes side seam pockets and optional boning. Closes with an invisible side zipper.
Fabric recommendations: Light or medium weight such as cottons, linen, silk, twill, crepe or wool. For lining, medium weight such as cottons, linen or silk twill.
Care Instructions: To increase the longevity of your fabrics, hand-wash, or wash on a gentle cycle in cold water with like colors using a fragrance free, non-chlorinated detergent. Dry your fabric on a low/ medium cycle or line-dry.