Isn’t this the loveliest 1940’s swimsuit pattern from Simplicity? If you’re looking for a true pin-up style vintage bathing suit sewing pattern, this one is for you! “Shoulder straps are optional on the princess-line bathing suit. If straps are omitted feather boning is used and a notched effect is achieved at the upper edge by leaving a one inch opening at the center seam. The trunks and lining are cut in one. Elastic bands the lower edges of the trunks. A separate four-gored skirt which may be worn over the bathing suit has a waistband fastened at the center back with a button. Style 2 features a dart-fitted bolero with extended shoulders.”
Pattern: Simplicity 2834 (17 pcs, partial cut and complete with instructions; bathing suit has been cut)
Back Waist Length: 15 3/4
Envelope: Fragile/Fair: readable, all around wear & tear, discoloration from age, missing flap
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