Vintage 1940s Sewing Pattern, Women's Set of Bra Tops
1940’s woman’s set of bra tops: "simple to make": Style I is cut in two pieces and held in place with elastic casing at the upper and lower edges. In Style II, the upper and lower sections are faced. Tie ends, tacked to the front seam, may be tied around the neck or in a bow at the centre front. Styles III and IV, fitted with darts, are faced and button in the back. The shoulder straps, in Style III, are adjustable in front and seamed to the back. A cable cord, drawn through casing at the centre front, fastens into a bow and a band finishes the lower edge. In Style IV, a tie is tacked at the centre front and ties into a knot. A neck strap supports the bra.
Offered as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern
Suitable for: Bust 34” (86.4cm), Waist 26” (66cm), Hip 36” (91.4cm)
Difficulty Level: Beginner sewing pattern skills
Recommended fabrics: Rayon, Jersey, Cloth.
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Based on availability: If you select a Paper Pattern, you will receive a true to scale reproduction sewing pattern printed on A0 premium paper, along with instructions, and a full colour front cover. Your pattern will arrive, in a clear re-sealable envelope for easy storage.
If you choose to purchase the original pattern, you will have bought a piece of history!
Please note; our vintage patterns are of the era, and will include age related wear and tear, but of course are still usable.