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What is "Draped Bodice" - Definition & Explanation

An extra piece of material is draped over the bustline.
An extra piece of material is draped over the bustline. Drill – Cotton twill. Left-hand twill. It has closer, flatter wales that ganardine. Medium weight and course yarns are used. Also made in some other weights. Some left in the gray but can be bleached or dyed.

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