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1950s Pattern Movie Star Marilyn Style Dress - Vintage Sewing Pattern Company
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1950s Pattern Movie Star Marilyn Style Dress

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Full Gathered Marilyn Style Dress Pattern

All swing style babes who are looking to update your wardrobes, our sleek rockabilly dress is perfect dress to hug your curves lovingly to the nipped in waist and low yoke leading to a full gathered skirt. A flattering square neckline and wide straps add to the pure enchantment of this retro design of the 50s swing era. Ladies who are looking for something a bit more adventurous can go for bold prints to turn heads at any event.  Add a bolero and/or even a beret to complete the look and hey presto!

This six- piece Rockabilly/Movie Star styled dress has a square neck, 

Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern. This pattern is also available as a PDF Download.

Sewing Skill Level: Intermediate

Recommended Fabrics: Cottons, Poly-viscose blended, Cotton-spandex blended

Fabric Amount Guideline: Fabric amount is 4 yds (3.65 metres) x 36" 91cm. Why not take a look at the extensive range of fabrics from our Recommended Partners.

Size Guide

Bust: 36"/ 92cm

Waist: 30"/76cm

Hip: 39"/99cm

What You Will Receive
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 receive a piece of history which will include age related wear and tear!

Sizes

Please note that the size number (e.g. size 12) on the reproduced vintage pattern will most likely be completely different to today's sizing. The further back in time you go, the smaller the clothes get, and you may have to adjust up another size or two.

Women
4 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22
Bust 76cm
/30″
81cm
/32″
86cm
/34″
91cm
/36″
96cm
/38″
101cm
/40″
106cm
/42″
111cm
/44″
116cm
/46″
Waist 59cm
/23″
64cm
/25″
69cm
/27″
74cm
/29″
79cm
/31″
84cm
/33″
89cm
/35″
94cm
/37″
99cm
/39″
Hips 84cm
/33″
89cm
/35″
94cm
/37”
99cm
/39″
104cm
/41″
109cm
/43″
114cm
/45″
119cm
/47″
124cm
/49″
Men
Sizes XS S M L XL
Chest (at fullest) 89.5cm / 35" 97cm / 38" 104.5cm / 51" 112cm / 44" 119.5cm / 47"
Waist 59cm / 23″ 64cm / 25″ 69cm / 27″ 74cm / 29″ 79cm / 31″
Hips 84cm / 33″ 89cm / 35″ 94cm / 37” 99cm / 39″ 104cm / 41″
Children
Sizes Age 2 Age 4 Age 6 Age 8 Age 10
Chest 53cm / 21″ 57cm / 22.5″ 61cm / 24″ 66cm / 26″ 72cm / 28.5″
Waist 52cm / 20.5″ 54cm / 21.25″ 58cm / 23″ 61cm / 24″ 63cm / 25″
Height 95cm / 38″ 104cm / 41″ 116cm / 45.5″ 128cm / 50.5″ 140cm / 55

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