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PDF Pattern - 1950s Drop Waist Dress / Bust 34

PDF Pattern - 1950s Drop Waist Dress / Bust 34

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This is a PDF of a vintage pattern available to download and print at home on 8.5 x 11 paper. The file will be delivered electronically via a link sent automatically to the email used during the purchase transaction.

The digital files include: a PDF pattern of full-scale pieces and step-by-step sewing instructions.

Please review document titled "READ FIRST..." to select proper print settings. Proper print settings are a must to ensure accurate sizing of printed pattern.

Pattern Description

This beautiful dress boasts an elongated silhouette with single-piece sleeves.

View A features a slit neckline, elegant below-elbow sleeves, and a flaring, gored skirt.

Meanwhile, View B offers a slimmer fit with a contrasting collar and stylish hip-drape.

For another look, View C showcases short sleeves and the  voluminous skirt with hip drape.

Size Guide

Bust: 34"
Waist:  28"
Hip:  37"

Finished width at lower edge of dress A and C:  135 inches
Finished width at lower edge of dress B:  48 inches

*Fits up to these measurements -- labeled as a 16, note this is a vintage size description, please reference measurements.

Recommended Fabrics

Cotton broadcloth, Linen, Pique, Shantung, Faille, Taffeta, Rayon Flannel, Lightweight Wools.

Sewing Notions

1/2" Seam Binding: 

     View A about 5-1/8 yards;

     View B 2-3/8 yards;

     View C 5-1/4 yards. 

1/4 Yard 25" Interfacing. 

Purchased Rounded Shoulder Pads.


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