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1950s Pattern, Rockabilly Classic Dresses in Four Styles

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Hollywood Classic Dresses Pattern

Glam Wear For the 50's Girl! This fabulous sewing pattern just oozes style and sophistication that will take you from day to night. Just how many occasions could you fit this dress into! A perfect addition to your wardrobe.  Featuring a slim skirt or a four-piece flared skirt.  The body and sleeves are in one; raglan, and bateau neckline and bow trim are optional. This exceptional vintage sewing pattern also features three quarter or short length sleeves. 

Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern.

Sewing Skill Level: Intermediate 

Recommended Fabrics: Cottons, Silk, Wools, Satin, Sateen, Spandex. Please see the pattern back image for more recommendations.

Fabric Amount Guideline: Fabric amounts vary, depending on size, width of fabric and view. Please see the pattern back image for specific details. Check out our extensive range of fabrics from our Recommended Fabric Partners

Size Guide
Bust: 34”/86.4cm Waist: 26”/66cm Hips: 36”/91.5cm
Back Waist Length (Neck to Waistline): 16.25”/41.3cm 

Back Length (Neck to Hem): 46.5”/118.1cm

Bust: 42”/106.7cm Waist: 34”/86.4cm Hips: 44”/111.8cm

Back Waist Length (Neck to Waistline): 17.25”/44cm Back Length (Neck to Hem): 47”/119.4cm

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 resealable 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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