Simplicity Vintage Blouse, Skirt and Bolero S8462
Buy the 8462 vintage blouse, skirt and bolero sewing pattern from Simplicity. It’s perfect for an advanced beginner/intermediate dressmaker. The dart-fitted bolero may have long or three-quarter length sleeves. A shaped collar and revers are cut in one with the bolero and lining is optional. The full circular skirt joins to a waistband. Outside, tucks enhance the contrasting, back-buttoning blouse, which features a high neckline and extended shoulders.
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: Cotton Types. A also in: Crepe de Chine, Double Georgette, Silky Types. B,C,D also in chintz, crepe, dupioni, faille, gabardine, linen types, pique, sateen, Shantung, Taffeta, Velveteen, Lightweight Wool Types.
Note: Extra fabric maybe needed to match plaids, stripes, one-way designs fabrics or shrinkage.
Sizing: H5 (6-8-10-12-14) U5 (16-18-20-22-24), approx. UK sizes H5 (4 – 8), U5 (10– 18/20). Please check the size chart and finished garment measurements.
Notions: Thread. A: Seven 5/8″ buttons. B: One 7″ zipper, one hook closure. C,D: One pair of shoulder pads.
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Help using commercial sewing patterns:
Chiffon / Georgette, Cottons / Chambray / Lawn / Quilting, Rayon / Viscose / Crepe, Linen, Silk / Satin / Sateen, Wools / Suiting
One to two days
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
PAPER H5 (6-8-10-12-14), PAPER U5 (16-18-20-22-24)