RH1359 — Early 1930s Glam Evening Gown or Nightdress


1930s evening gown pattern



Elegant evening wear for your next formal event!

Based on an original pattern from the early 1930s, this low-back evening gown with typical 30s curved high waist is stunning and flattering.  High neck with shirtwaist buttoned closure and flat, round collar or deep V-neck with ribbon binding options included. Tucks or gathers at the shoulders, and bishop sleeves or sleeveless.

Dress closes center front with buttons.

All sizes (busts 30″ to 50″) come in the same envelope.  Also included are assembly instructions, embellishment suggestions, and the extensive historical notes you’ve come to expect from Reconstructing History.

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Fabric Suggestions: printed silk, lingerie satin, crepe de chine, ninon, novelty cotton, cotton voile, dotted swiss, batiste, flannel, flannetlette, rayons
Notions:  buttons
Yardage:  6 yards 45″ wide for sleeved version, 5 yds for sleeveless


Additional information

Weight 0.25 g
Type of Product

Paper Pattern, Downloadable