Vogue Vintage Dress V8811
Buy the V8811 vintage dress sewing pattern from Vogue® Patterns. It’s perfect for an advanced beginner dressmaker. An original 1940 design, this pullover dress has shoulder pads, semi-fitted bodice, bias skirt, back neck slit with button/thread loop, side snap/extension or zipper closing, cap sleeves, and belt. A: Purchased trim.
Suggested fabrics: Linen, crepe de chine, lightweight broadcloth // Interfacing: Hair canvas // Shoulder pads: Cotton batting.
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: AX5 (4-6-8-10-12), DD (12-14-16-18), approx. UK sizes AX5 (4 – 8), DD (8 – 14). Please check the size chart and finished garment measurements.
Notions: A, B: One 3/8″ button, 1/2″ seam binding // Optional: Seven 3/8″ snaps, one hook and eye or 12″ zipper // A: 4 1/2 yds. of approx. 2″ flat lace trim // Belt: One buckle with prong.
This sewing pattern is available in PAPER format.
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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
One to two days
PAPER AX5 (4-6-8-10-12), PAPER DD (12-14-16-18)
Cottons / Chambray / Lawn / Quilting, Rayon / Viscose / Crepe, Linen
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