The Sleeveless Evening frock from 1929 is made with a foundation dress in silk
or similar and over dress in net or tulle. The under bodice is bandeau style with
shoulder straps and the net over skirt is attached to the foundation skirt in two
layers, alternating the hanky hem. The two parts are brought together with a
There are no seams allowed on these early patterns, but the details on adding
are in the Instructions.
Size: Bust 36″ Hip 42″
Fabric suggestions: Silk, Satin for the foundation dress, Tulle, Net, Georgette
or Chiffon for the overdress
The pattern comes with Instructions and a helpful sewing guide.
Please note the following.
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
Like all things vintage please check your sizes and make a toile
before committing your fabric
Reproduction pattern – Copyright My Vintage Wish 2018.
All rights reserved. Not for resale or copying.