1950s Tea length V back Party or Wedding Dress Pattern



This pretty Frock from 1956 can be made either street length or Ballerina/Tea length. It has
Kimono sleeves a gathered skirt, round front neckline and low V back neckline.

The images show it made as a wedding dress for the lovely young lady in Silk dupion and
over skirt and crossover ties in silk chiffon

View 1. Street length dress has contrasting trim, stitch in side seams.
View 2. Ballerina/Tea length dress has two net over skirts. Bodice trim is stitched in
side seams, ends fasten at the back.
View 3. Street length dress has a chiffon over skirt and contrasting cummerbund.

These are a few of the fabric suggestions: Lace Organdy, Dotted Swiss,Taffeta, Silks,

To fit Bust 36 ins. – Waist 28 ins. – Hip 38 ins.

The pattern comes with Step-by-step Instructions

Additional information


Paper pattern, Downloadable PDF pattern

Bust size

36 Bust