Vogue Vintage Dress and Bolero V8999
Buy the V8999 vintage dress and bolero sewing pattern from Vogue® Patterns. An original 1954 design, it’s perfect for an intermediate dressmaker. The pullover dress has bias neck and armhole binding, close-fitting bodice, raised waist, gored, flared skirt, inside belt and side zipper. A: Neck binding extends into tie ends. The loose-fitting, interfaced, lined bolero has collar, hook and eye closing and shaped hemline.
Suggested fabrics: Linen, broadcloth, taffeta, crepe.
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: 12″ zipper, 1 1/4 yds. of 3/4″ grosgrain ribbon, hooks and eyes // B: Hook and eye.
This sewing pattern is available in PAPER format.
If you’re looking for more maker inspiration, check out the latest sewing pattern reviews from the sewing community. We also have a sewing blog to keep you up to date with all the news from the world of sewing.
Cottons / Chambray / Lawn / Quilting, Rayon / Viscose / Crepe, Linen
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
All weekend or longer
PAPER A5 (6 – 14), PAPER E5 (14 – 22)
You need to be logged in before you can write a review