Vintage 1970s Pattern, Evening Dress & Coat
The Christian Dior Dress, Belt and Coat, features a dress with blouson bodice, semi-fitted through the bustline and slightly flared gathered at waistline skirt, seven inches below mid-knee or floor length has front lapped with five rows of trapunto stitching forming front band effect, also five rows of trapunto stitching on bodice band at upper edge, on one wide shoulder strap and on self- belt. Loose fitting self- lined coat, seven inches below mid-knee or floor length has shoulder pads, wide neckband and front bands with five rows of trapunto stitching and centre front opening (centre fronts will not meet). Full length sleeves set into deep armhole have six rows of trapunto stitching at lower edge forming cuff effect.
Offered as: the Original Pattern
A genuine vintage sewing pattern that has never been used and remains uncut and in factory folds. Instruction sheets are present. There is some creasing to cover from storage
Suitable for: Bust 36" (92cm)
Difficulty Level: Intermediate sewing pattern skills
Recommended fabrics: Silk, Satins, Velvet, Chiffon, Georgette, Silk Georgette, Crepe.
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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, and of course are still usable.