1950s Ball Gown in two lengths Sewing Pattern



A one-piece Evening Gown from 1956. The full flared skirt in two lengths joins the elongated
bodice at the sides and across the back. It features an oval front neckline with a very deep
V in the back. View B and C can have either long fitted sleeves joined at the dropped
armholes or can be sleeveless.

To fit Bust 34 ins. – Waist 26 ins. – Hip 36 ins.

Suggested fabric: View A. Lace. View B and C Taffeta, Shantung, Slipper Satin, faille

Not for the novice sewer as it has some difficult elements to navigate.

Additional information


Paper pattern, Downloadable PDF pattern

Bust size

34 Bust