Butterick Vintage Dresses B6870
Buy the B6870 Vintage Dress sewing pattern from Butterick. It’s perfect for an advanced beginner/intermediate dressmaker. Slim or full skirted dress has cutaway cape collar and buttoned bodice. View A has contrast, detachable collar, below elbow sleeves and peg top skirt. View B has contrast ribbon in back, no overcollar and short sleeves.
This sewing pattern is available to buy in the following format:
– PAPER (next working day dispatch on orders and FREE UK delivery over £50)
Suggested fabrics: Shantung, Faille, Crepe, Sheer or Lightweight Wools, Linen, Pique, Cotton Broadcloth. Interfacing: Lightweight Fusible. Interfacing (for Belt): Belting.
Note: Extra fabric maybe needed to match plaids, stripes, one-way design fabrics or shrinkage.
Sizing: A5 (6-8-10-12-14), E5 (14-16-18-20-22), which is approx. UK sizes A5 (4/6 – 10), E5 (10 – 18/20) based on our standardised size chart. Please also check the designer’s size chart and finished garment measurements.
Notions: Thread. A, B: Four 5/8” (1.5 cm) buttons, one 14″ (36 cm) zipper, 11/4 yds. (1.2 m) (1.2m) of 3/4” (2 cm) wide ribbon (for optional bow), 1″ (2.5 cm) buckle with prong, four eyelets.
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Help using commercial sewing patterns:
Cottons / Chambray / Lawn / Quilting, Rayon / Viscose / Crepe, Linen, Silk / Satin / Sateen, Wools / Suiting
Confident Beginner, Intermediate
UK 4 / US 0 / EU 32, UK 6 / US 2 / EU 34, UK 8 / US 4 / EU 36, UK 10 / US 6 / EU 38, UK 12 / US 8 / EU 40, UK 14 / US 10 / EU 42, UK 16 / US 12 / EU 44, UK 18 / US 14 / EU 46, UK 20 / US 16 / EU 48
PAPER A5 (6 – 14), PAPER E5 (14 – 22)