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Butterick 7783 vintage 1950s dress sewing pattern Bust 34 inches

Regular price $80.00 NZD

Bust 34 inches. 

Pattern and instructions to make: Butterick 7783; ca. 1956; Halter Type Neckline. Delightfully cool – a button front sundress with a square cut, fitted bodice, swirling skirt. Halter neckline straps extend around the deeply scooped bodice back.

Featured in Butterick Fashion News, June 1956 and in Butterick Pattern Book Summer 1956

The pattern is complete and unused, there are some tiny (1mm) tears on some pieces. The envelope has some signs of wear. It is creased and there are some small tears. There is spotty discolouration (foxing) on the envelope. This is a second-hand item.

Your pattern will arrive packed in an archival quality comic book bag with an archival quality backing board.