Ready Printed Pattern
The bodice is strapless in design on this 1957 Summer
Dress with draped gathered shoulder straps and
The pattern which has been redrafted in it’s original
size. It’s in French but you can easily use one of the
free online translation sites to help.
The pattern is in Vintage French size T. 44
Which is approx Bust 37.5 ins – waist 29.5 ins
Original fabric requirements were 4.25m x 90cm
(approx 4-3/4 yds x 36″)
Please check yourself as I can’t guarantee the
sizes are correct.
I advise you make a muslin for the bodice so you
get the fitting right before committing your fabric.
Easily adapted up or down a size as there are
No seams allowed
I have also included a guide to French sewing terms
to get you started.
Skill Level: Intermediate
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