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Favorite Dress - plus size - flame red saffron yellow vintage cotton print fabric - 55B-42W-57H

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Yes, the Favorite Dress is my personal fav design, because it fits and has room in all the right places, still looks killer on (my) plus-size bod 'cus it's not clingy/stretchy/thin, and can also handle some rough-and-tumble wear and tear action (without needing any special care like ironing).

So, after much (re)design & work--Tada!--the new & improved Favorite Dress. Some awesome features include:
• just-deep-enough V neckline in front (plunges but has full-bra-coverage) with a higher v-neck in back (for airiness + style + room to move)
• shoulder yokes (tops of bodice) that are wider than the usual sundress straps, plus fully lined for more support & structure = emphasize here to de-emphasize other areas, don't you know?
• 7-panel bodice (top) with gathered center panels front & back, designed to give more room for bodies in motion
• lined & reinforced waistband panel, slightly above the natural waistline (for structure & shaping + a great fit)
• knee-length, 6 gore (panel) skirt with gathering at center front & back waistline
• 2 generous (and cute!) front patch pockets (for your hands + stuff)
• neckline, armholes, and pocket tops are finished with (vintage) red, cotton bias binding, plus decorative, red topstitching on all seams = durable + stylish + easy care (no ironing needed to keep edges crisp)
• easy on/off, since it closes with a side zipper
• dress has already been machine laundered & stress-tested, so no worries.

Oh, and the FABRIC = this dress is handmade from vintage woven cotton fabric with a slight textured pattern in the weave, giving it a lovely feel (similar to cotton pique, but it's not). True colors of the fabulous print are a bright, candy apple red (a.k.a. crimson, true red, almost a tomato red), a golden yellow (saffron, sunflower), and pure white.

DRESS MEASUREMENTS:
• Bust = 55 inches around (absolute maximum)
• Waist (high) = 42 inches around (measured at center of waistband panel)
• Hips = 57 inches around
• Lengths:
- from back neckline (at shoulder seam) to top of waistband = 14 inches
- from top of waistband to bottom hem = 25 inches
• armholes = 20 inches around openings

Like the style but not the fabric or size? Here's another version of the Favorite Dress that you might just love:
http://www.etsy.com/listing/63416627/favorite-dress-size-3x-to-4x-pink

Oh, and check out Hissyfit's Policies page for more info about the usual payment/shipping/refund ba-jazz, as well as tips on how to measure for your best fit & place a custom-order (imagine, a version of this design made in your fave colors & custom-fit to your body!) = http://www.etsy.com/shop/hissyfitoly/policy
(measuring & custom-order info are at the bottom of this page)

(click "show item details" below to see the full, handmade materials list)

Favorite Dress - plus size - flame red saffron yellow vintage cotton print fabric - 55B-42W-57H

Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: vintage cotton fabric, cotton bias biding trim, zipper, matching thread, new sewing machine needles, pattern drafting supplies, depreciation on my machines and tools, electricity to run everything, 8 hours design and production time, handmade honesty
  • Ships worldwide from Washington, United States
  • Feedback: 282 reviews
  • Favorited by: 55 people