A simple overhead dress from 1929 which has
dropped waist, V neck and optional modesty
panel, draped over skirt and long sleeves.
Size: Bust 36″ Hip 42″
Fabric suggestions: There are no particular
fabric suggestions except for Printed Velvet,
Faux Silk Velvet, Velveteen, but something
similar would work well. Or try a crepe or
wool mix or maybe viscose prints
You need approx 2.4m of 140cm wide fabric
The pattern comes with Instructions and a helpful
Please note the following.
There are no seams allowed, you will need to
add them, see cutting details.
The Instructions are brief and vague at points,
so you will need to fill in the gaps, that step by
step patterns usually include.
Please also note that these patterns are recommended
for the experienced sewer.
Like all things vintage please check your sizes and
make a toile before committing your fabric
The PDF pattern and Instructions are easy to
download and print
When printing the pattern from the PDF, you must
choose actual size (100%) from your printer menu.
It’s set up to print both A4 and US legal/letter
Digital reproduction pattern – Copyright My
Vintage Wish 2018. All rights reserved.