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  • Models wearing 1950s blouse made from Butterick  7162 sewing pattern
  • Model wearing 1950s blouse made from Butterick 7162 sewing pattern
  • Model wearing 1950s blouse made from Butterick 7162 sewing pattern
  • Model wearing 1950s blouse made from Butterick 7162 sewing pattern
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      Dawn & Gill

        Vintage Rockabilly Blouse Pattern 

        Blouse of Many Moods. A blouse and a wonderfully split-personality designed for wear morning to evening. (A) Afternoon blouse with below-elbow, puff sleeves. (B) Dinner appetiser with deep cut yoke, short- sleeves. (C) Sleeveless morning casual.

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

        Size Guide

        Size: 12 (Vintage size)
        Bust: 30” (76cm)
        Waist: 25" (63.5cm)
        Hips: 33" (84cm)
        Finished length from back of neck to lower edge – no hem allowed: 22 ¼” (56.6cm)

        Size: 18 (Vintage size)
        Bust: 36” (91.4cm)
        Waist: 30" (76.2cm)
        Hips: 39" (99.1cm)
        Finished length from back of neck to lower edge – no hem allowed: 23 ¼” (59.1cm)

        Sewing Notions

        25” Interfacing: Views A and C, 3/8 yd.; View B, ¼ yd. About 1 ½ yds. ½” Seam Binding. Buttons: Views A & C, 4; View B, 3. Views A & C, Purchased Rounded Shoulder Pads.

        Fabric Amount Guide

        YARDAGE FOR
        Bust 30"
        VIEW A
        35” FABRIC (Without Nap), 1 7/8 yds.
        41” FABRIC (Without Nap), 1 5/8 yds.
        VIEW B
        35” -39" FABRIC (Without Nap), 1 3/8 yds.
        VIEW C
        35” FABRIC (Without Nap), 1 ¾ yds.
        39” FABRIC (Without Nap), 1 5/8 yds.
        Note: This design is not suitable for striped fabric or fabrics with a decided diagonal weave. The above yardage does not allow for matching plaids.

        YARDAGE FOR
        Bust 36"
        VIEW A
        35” FABRIC (Without Nap), 2 yds.
        41” FABRIC (Without Nap), 1 3/4 yds.
        VIEW B
        35” -39" FABRIC (Without Nap), 1 3/8 yds.
        VIEW C
        35” FABRIC (Without Nap), 1 ¾ yds.
        39” FABRIC (Without Nap), 1 3/8 yds.
        Note: This design is not suitable for striped fabric or fabrics with a decided diagonal weave. The above yardage does not allow for matching plaids.

        Recommended Fabrics

        Crepe, Shantung, Taffeta, Cotton Broadcloth, Chambray, Dotted Swiss, Dimity, Organdie, Nylons. See our Fabric Partners

        Skill Level

        Intermediate

        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 may include age related wear and tear.