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Vintage and Newer Sewing Patterns

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Advance 8321 Sheath … 1957  Big-Sleeved or Short Fitted Sleeves. Lends itself to interpretation in a great variety of fabrics. (V1) One-piece sheath dress is dart-fitted. Broad neckline front and back. Raglan armhole … big below elbow sleeve has sleeveband applied bow. Optional dress lining includes sleeves. Back zipper. (V2) Short sleeves.

Advance 8321 Sheath … 1957  Big-Sleeved or Short Fitted Sleeves. Lends itself to interpretation in a great variety of fabrics. (V1) One-piece sheath dress is dart-fitted. Broad neckline front and back. Raglan armhole … big below elbow sleeve has sleeveband applied bow. Optional dress lining includes sleeves. Back zipper. (V2) Short sleeves.

Filed under retromonkeys fitted sheath dress Etsy shop 1950s sewing

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Mod Mondrian  - 1966
Simplicity 6389 Misses’ Overblouse and Bell Bottom Pants. Pants have waistband and side zipper. Overblouse has high round neckline and back separating zipper. V. 1 overblouse with long set-in sleeves contrasts pants. Sleeveless overblouse V. 2 has braid or ribbon and contrasting fabric trim, derived from the art of Mondrian. Sleeveless overblouse V. 3 has braid or ribbon trim.

Mod Mondrian  - 1966

Simplicity 6389 Misses’ Overblouse and Bell Bottom Pants. Pants have waistband and side zipper. Overblouse has high round neckline and back separating zipper. V. 1 overblouse with long set-in sleeves contrasts pants. Sleeveless overblouse V. 2 has braid or ribbon and contrasting fabric trim, derived from the art of Mondrian. Sleeveless overblouse V. 3 has braid or ribbon trim.

Filed under mondrian 1960s blouse sewing pattern vintage fashion simplicity mod

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Casual Vogue - Vogue 7193 Misses Jacket T Shirt Pants and Shorts. Lose fitting, above hip length jacket has self lined hood with self drawstring tucked into round neckline, front zipper closing, and front slanted patch pockets. Front and back are gathered with partially elasticized self drawstring at lower edge. Full length raglan sleeves are elasticized at lower edge. Top-stitching and edge stitching. Fitted pullover t-shirt has round neckline, front button closing, cut-away arm holes and purchased bias binding. Loose fitting pants or shorts have front and back gathered with partially elasticized waistline drawstring. Pants are elasticized at lower edge, shorts have side seam slits. 
NOTE: T Shirt for stretch knits only.

Casual Vogue - Vogue 7193 Misses Jacket T Shirt Pants and Shorts. Lose fitting, above hip length jacket has self lined hood with self drawstring tucked into round neckline, front zipper closing, and front slanted patch pockets. Front and back are gathered with partially elasticized self drawstring at lower edge. Full length raglan sleeves are elasticized at lower edge. Top-stitching and edge stitching. Fitted pullover t-shirt has round neckline, front button closing, cut-away arm holes and purchased bias binding. Loose fitting pants or shorts have front and back gathered with partially elasticized waistline drawstring. Pants are elasticized at lower edge, shorts have side seam slits. 

NOTE: T Shirt for stretch knits only.

Filed under Vogue weekends exercise workout sewing pattern retromonkeys Etsy shop

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McCall’s 9223 Young Junior/Teen Dress in Two Versions. Front yoked dress, may be sleeveless or have short set-in sleeves and, sleeveless dress is cut in mini length. Dress, slightly fitted by vertical darts and zipper in back, has faced and interfaced neck, squared in front. Short-sleeved dress has faced and interfaced collar included in neck facing seam and tacked to dress backs. Yoke is button trimmed. Either dress may be underlined.

McCall’s 9223 Young Junior/Teen Dress in Two Versions. Front yoked dress, may be sleeveless or have short set-in sleeves and, sleeveless dress is cut in mini length. Dress, slightly fitted by vertical darts and zipper in back, has faced and interfaced neck, squared in front. Short-sleeved dress has faced and interfaced collar included in neck facing seam and tacked to dress backs. Yoke is button trimmed. Either dress may be underlined.

Filed under 1960s sewing pattern mod mini dress retromonkeys Etsy shop

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Simplicity 8206; ©1969; Misses’ Unlined Jacket, Bra, Bell-Bottom Pants or Shorts: The lined bra with back button closing and shoulder straps has surplice front and elastic casings at upper edges between side seams and points. The shorts with contrasting front and back and the bell-bottom pants have drawstring at upper edge and back patch pocket. The top-stitched jacket with forward shoulder seams, “stand-up” collar and long, set-in sleeves has front zipper closing, patch pockets and tab trim. Jacket back and lower edges of sleeves are gathered with elastic casing

Simplicity 8206; ©1969; Misses’ Unlined Jacket, Bra, Bell-Bottom Pants or Shorts: The lined bra with back button closing and shoulder straps has surplice front and elastic casings at upper edges between side seams and points. The shorts with contrasting front and back and the bell-bottom pants have drawstring at upper edge and back patch pocket. The top-stitched jacket with forward shoulder seams, “stand-up” collar and long, set-in sleeves has front zipper closing, patch pockets and tab trim. Jacket back and lower edges of sleeves are gathered with elastic casing

Filed under 1960s fashion mod surplice top bra tops retromonkeys bell bottoms hip huggers nehru collar