Vogue Vintage Dress V8789
Buy the V8789 vintage dress sewing pattern from Vogue® Patterns. It’s perfect for an advanced beginner dressmaker. An original 1957 design, this pullover dress has a fitted bodice, skirt front/back cut-in-one, no right side seam and left side zipper. A: Bias bodice. B: Button/loop shoulder closing, dress cut on the crosswise grain. Bias, self-lined cummerbund has hook/eye closure.
Suggested fabrics: A and Cummerbund: Lightweight broadcloth, crepe, shantung // B: Border prints.
Note: Unsuitable for obvious diagonals. Fabric requirement allows for nap, one-way design or shading. Extra fabric may be needed to match design or for shrinkage.
Sizing: A5 (6-8-10-12-14), E5 (14-16-18-20-22), approx. UK sizes A5 (4/6 – 10), E5 (10 – 18/20). Please check the size chart and finished garment measurements.
Notions: A, B: 12″ zipper, two pkgs. of 1/2″ seam binding, 1 1/4 yds. of 3/4″ grosgrain ribbon, two hooks and eyes // B: Ten 3/8″ buttons // Cummerbund: Three hook and eye closures.
This sewing pattern is available in PAPER format.
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PAPER A5 (6 – 14), PAPER E5 (14 – 22)
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