Vintage 1940s Pattern, Pretty Scalloped Front Tea Dress
Imagine yourself in this vintage 1940’s pretty scalloped front tea dress reminiscent of WW2 . The skirt and bodice are gathered at the waistline and the dress is finished with a front button closing to the hip from which a pleat is released. Scallops outline the neck and front edge. Style 1 has ¾ sleeves. Style 2 features lowered armholes and scallop edge capped sleeves. Top-stitching may be used for trimming.
Offered as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern
Suitable for: Bust 30” (76.2cm), Waist 25” (63.5cm), Hip 33” (83.82cm)
Difficulty Level: Intermediate sewing pattern skills
Recommended fabrics: Cottons, Poly-viscose blended, Cotton-spandex blended, Cotton-poly-viscose, Linen.
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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.