Vintage 1940s Pattern, Women's Tea Dress, Accessory Set
1940's fabulous dress & accessory set dating back to 1949: dress and accessory set. The fitted bodice is joined to a smoothly flared, 8 gore skirt. The heart-shaped neckline may be plain, trimmed with clips or flatteringly edged with frills and a bow. Add a vestee of contrasting material trimmed with a ribbon bow for less formal occasions. Extra belts focus attention on tiny waistlines. A sash, held in shape with feather boning or a wide corset girdle, is snugly laced in front.
Offered as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern
Suitable for: Bust 30” (76.2cm), Waist 26” (66cm), Hip 33” (83.82cm)
Difficulty Level: Advanced sewing pattern skills
Recommended fabrics: Crepe, Cotton, Silk.
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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.