Folkwear Sewing Pattern # 140
Flamenco Dress and Practice Skirt
Pattern includes sizes XSmall, Small, Medium, Large and XLarge
Pattern Condition: Uncut, factory folded and complete with instructions
~ Item for sale is a sewing pattern, not a finished garment ~
A sensational fashion with the right touch of drama for traditional flamenco dancing, bolero ballroom dancing, or contemporary salsa. Four lavish flounces on the dress provide plenty of material for flashy skirt moves, while three flounces on the skirt allow for serious flamenco or bolero practice, and just one flounce ignites a young and saucy dance step.
The dress features princess seams for a semi-fitted silhouette; the princess seams start from the shoulders rather than the armholes, to facilitate arm movement. Flounced cap sleeves, V-neck front, scoop back neckline, and four layers of flounces attached to foundation tiers complete the garment.
The skirt has back waist darts, raised waistline, and up to three flounces. The simple-sew fabric rose accessory can be attached to the dress or worn in the hair.
*** I received a note from a great lady who knows flamenco and said the design is a bata de cola dress (short at the front, long in the back) and is used for a specific dance. The dresses are nearly impossible to find ready made and very expensive to get one made. *** This is a fabulous pattern to make your own and save a lot of money.
Suggested fabrics: Fabrics with body and slight stiffness, such as silk douppioni, taffeta, faille. Lightweight, drapery fabrics such as crepe de chine can also be used, but flounces and tiers should be lightly interfaced.
I accept payments through the site's direct checkout and PayPal.
Packages are shipped through USPS within one business day of receiving your cleared payment.
Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery
Request a cancellation within: 2 days of purchase
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
Please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Customer satisfaction is a top priority. If there are any problems with your purchase, please let me know within 7 days of receiving your item and I will do my best to help.
Returned sewing patterns must be in original uncut and factory folded condition. Jalie and other patterns sealed in plastic must be UNOPENED. Please include a copy of your receipt and cardboard backing to prevent damage in the mail.
Returns must be made within 14 days for a refund. Sorry, but I can not refund original or return postage.
To International buyers: Import duties, taxes and charges are not included in the item price or shipping cost. These charges are the buyer's responsibility. Please check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to bidding or buying.
I do not ship to Russia.