1930s Sewing Patterns to Download
As the public began to feel the effects of the Great Depression, fashion was aspiring to rediscover a subtlety and the reassurance of elegance and sophistication. The 1930’s Art Deco age had moved on from the 1920’s tall and lean silhouette to the 1930’s long gowns and tailored two-piece suits, beachwear, lounging, housecoats, bolero & land-girl jackets. 1930s fashion sewing patterns showcased flutter sleeves, floral prints and ruffles shaped 30s dresses into beautiful and feminine silhouettes. Designs also included midi length bias-cut dresses, puff sleeves, belted waists and large yokes or collars. Gowns were backless, sleeveless, long bias-cut dresses. Also in vogue were high-waisted sailor pants and wide-leg lounging beach pajamas. Women’s fashion was based on fashions seen on the Hollywood screen, with stars like Jean Harlow, among the many who directly influenced fashion. Actresses Marlene Dietrich and Katharine Hepburn were often photographed in trousers in the 1930s, which are very on-trend today. The period was
Our 1930's vintage sewing patterns collections to download includes some of these items in sizes ranging from XXS to XXL (including plus size). We offer a true to scale easy PDF dress patterns to download at home. You will have glamorous 1930s garment’s which showcases your unique sense of style.