Simplicity Vintage Dress S8732
Buy the 8732 vintage dress sewing pattern from Simplicity. It’s perfect for an advanced beginner/intermediate dressmaker. This classic 1950s vintage dress for Misses boasts options for the neckline, sleeves, and trims. The bodice has kimono sleeves, soft pleats at the lower edge of the front, and a button closing. The gored skirt joins the bodice above the normal waistline. View A has a round collar and short sleeves, and bias binding or military braid trims the bodice. View B has a low neckline with a rolled collar, three-quarter sleeves finished with pointed cuffs, and a detachable contrasting collar and cuffs.
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, crepe, faille, gaberdine, linen types, taffeta, lightweight wool types. B also in twill.
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. One 12″ zipper, one pair round shoulder pads (opt.), one small snap. A: Four 3/4″ buttons, one pkg of 1/4″ wide double fold bias tape. B: Three 3/4″ buttons, one pkg of 1/4″ wide double fold bias tape.
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Help using commercial sewing patterns:
Cottons / Chambray / Lawn / Quilting, Rayon / Viscose / Crepe, Heavyweight Cotton / Twill / Gabardine, 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
PAPER H5 (6-8-10-12-14), PAPER U5 (16-18-20-22-24)