40s Day Dress Pattern, Simplicity 1563, One-Piece Back Button Dress
Here’s your chance to make a classic 40’s day dress! This vintage Simplicity pattern is for a : “Misses’ and women’s one-piece dress. The back-buttoning bodice, gathered at the lower edge, features lowered armholes. The skirt front is cut in two section(s) and finished with a top-stitched fold down in center. In Style I, the high, round neckline, buttoned patch pockets, armholes and skirt fold are outlined with top-stitching. The sleeves are three-quarter length. Contrasting bands trim the extended shoulders in Style II and the neckline is square. The skirt has two large patch pockets and topstitching is used for accent.”
Pattern: Simplicity 1563 (14 pcs cut & complete w/instructions, which have a crease on one side) Copyright: ca 1945 Size: 14 Bust: 32 Waist: 26 ½ Hip: 35 Finished length from base of neck to hem of dress: 42 ½ Envelope: Poor: all-around wear & tear, age discoloration, no flap
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