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Table of Contents
- Video Arrivals
- Stores with Dresses
- Sowing Patterns
News About Dresses
Friday, September 24, 2021
News sources: Allure, Fashionista, Vogue, WWD
For fashion shows and fashion weeks that may contain dresses please see the Runway: Fashion Shows and Weeks section.
Featured Spring/Summer 2021
This fashion show is of the Elie Saab Haute Couture Spring Summer 2021 collection.
New Videos about dresses with things like tips and guides on dresses
A listing of stores with books about dresses, stores that sell dresses, and sowing patterns for dresses.
Books about Dresses
Information about where you can books about dresses.
How to Read a Dress: A Guide to Changing Fashion from the 16th to the 20th Century
Fashion is ever-changing, and while some styles mark a dramatic departure from the past, many exhibit subtle differences from year to year that are not always easily identifiable. With overviews of each key period and detailed illustrations for each new style, How to Read a Dress is an authoritative visual guide to women’s fashion across five centuries.
Stores with Dresses
Links to the dresses section of stores
Sowing Patterns for Dresses
For sowing supplies like sowing machines, thread, and cloth please see Sewing Equipment and Supplies
McCall’s Patterns McCall’s M7812 Women’s V-Neck Dress and Pullover Top Sewing Patterns, Sizes 16-26, L-XL-XXL, White
- Includes sewing templates, instructions, fabric recommendations, pattern pieces, and sizing guides for (3) tops and (1) dress
These clothing sewing patterns for women can be made to fit sizes 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, and 26.
- The close fitting pull over women’s dress and top patterns have front ribbon drawstrings, and can be customized with length and sleeve variations.
Clear and concise instructions make these patterns easy to sew!
- Proudly printed in the United States, all McCall’s patterns include English, Spanish, and French instructions.
Articles about dresses such as tips and guides
General Information about Dresses
Articles with general information on dresses
Articles on formal dresses
Tight and Fitted Dresses
Articles on tight and fitted dresses
Maxi, Midi, and Mini Dresses
Articles on maxi, midi, and mini dresses