Vintage 1940s Pattern, Gathered Bodice Tea Dress
You'll be in the height of fashion when you make your appearance in this charming dress. Stitching at yoke and a gathered bodice adds chic. Dress features a flared back skirt and detachable bustle. Long or short sleeves may be used.
Offered as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern
Suitable for: Bust 32” (81.3cm), Waist 27” (68.6cm), Hip 35” (88.9cm)
Difficulty Level: Intermediate sewing pattern skills
Recommended fabrics: Silk, Crepe, Wool.
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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.