The 1930s lingerie, nightgowns, slips, underwear designs provided were more conservative and covered more of the body than the decades that followed. The lingerie style of the 1940s emphasized shape, and style and new fabric developments were used to enhance and control the more curvaceous figure. The 1950s and the increased visibility of studio starlets emphasized the hourglass figure as modeled by Marilyn Monroe and Jayne Mansfield et al. This look was moulded wearing bras, briefs, slips, petticoats, girdles, stockings, and garters. Bullet bras in the 1960s are still pointy as they were in the 40s but not as exaggerated. Of course an item frequently thought of as a 60’s lingerie staple is the Baby Doll nightie but was in fact it was around in the latter part of the 1950s. Our collection of Lingerie, Nightwear, Slips, Knickers , Pajamas, Bras and Panties patterns are in sizes ranging from XXS to XXL including plus sizes. We offer a true to scale easy PDF sewing patterns to download at home. Vintage PDF Lingerie patterns to suit your body shape, that is unique, stylish and individual to you.