Featured:  XXL adorable pink gingham & eyelet French Maid or LG lockable dress.

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Imitated by many... Duplicated by no one

IF PHOTOS DO NOT APPEAR it's because we're using too much BANDWIDTH, in which case I will put them here.  


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♥serviceable    ♥durable    ♥quality fabrics & notions   ♥made with you in mind

"Big Beauty"

Fabric:  Pink & white poly/cotton with sheen; 100% cotton eyelet

Tired of not being able to find dresses to fit?  Here is UniKaren's newest pattern:  a lockable high-collar dress with mock pinafore.

Skirt fits a full petti (not included).  Bodice fits a full figure of 58" bust, 51" waist.  

Skirt base is gingham, with white eyelet ruffle finished with eyelet flat lace on the bottom and narrow white floral  trim along the top.  Overskirt is scalloped gores, finished with the matching ruffle

Darted bodice base is pink gingham, finished off eyelet ruffles from center front to center back.  Mock waistband is attached to bodice.  Stand-up collar with loops at the back for a locking mechanism if desired. :)

Sleeves are pleated at the shoulder for a professional finish, have elastic for a comfortable fit. Finished with white flat lace.

Side sashes stem from the side seams to create a feminine bow at center back.

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Example of how to use the ribbons at the neck back.


Chest: 58"
Waist: 51"
from shoulder to waist: 20.5-21"
from waist to hem: 17.5"
from shoulder to hem: ~ 38"
Shoulder to shoulder
across the back:  23"
Neck opening: 20"

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You can always wear a dress
that is too large for you,
but you cannot wear one 
that is too small.  
Check measurements, please!


Based on Canada Post
Box is 15.5 x 12 x 3"
Weight is .98 kg

ExpressPost - $30
Expedited - $21
Small Packet - $15

Crinoline NOT included,

If you have questions, just ask.

About UniKaren Designs:  Purchasing a UniKaren Design means you are getting an ORIGINAL outfit.  Since I was a teenager, I have been designing and sewing square dance outfits... it's been 36 years now.  To this day I still have hundreds of design ideas and I look forward to seeing them come to fruition, and hope that you will continue to enjoy what I create.

Privacy Policy:  All items are discretely packaged. Tissue is folded into the outfit to prevent wrinkling as much as possible.  Item is then wrapped in plastic before box packaging.  A mailing label is placed on the inside parcel in the event the outside parcel is damaged.  For items going outside of the country, please inform me as to what you want written on the declaration.  I respect your need for discretion.

Terms & Conditions:  All items are made from new fabric and notions.  They are not pre-washed.  All reasonable efforts are made to accurately display the attributes of the products, including the appropriate colors; however, the actual color you see will depend on your computer system and there is no guarantee that your computer will accurately display such colors.  All outfits are designed and sewn by me.  I take a great deal of pride in my workmanship.  Seams professionally finished & pressed. Your satisfaction with the product is of the utmost importance to me. If you are not completely satisfied, please notify me immediately. Shipping from smoke-free and pet-free environment.

Payment Options Paypal preferred.  Pay with your credit card through Paypal, even if you do not have a Paypal account.

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Shipping:  No profit on shipping, I promise. No handling fee.