Buy this 1940s Bias-Cut Slip and Panties pattern and have the perfect 40s underwear!
Based on an original pattern from 1942, this bias-cut slip and panties are the essential underthings for 1940s dresses and frocks. Slip is cut on the bias and fitted over the bust for curve-clinging perfection. Matching panties are fitted in front with an elastic waist in back. Wear it under your modern clothing as your own 40s style secret!
Fits busts 28" to 48". All sizes in one envelope.
Also included are assembly instructions, embellishment suggestions, and the extensive historical notes you've come to expect from Reconstructing History.
Suggested Fabrics: silk satin, charmeuse, rayon, crepe de chine, handkerchief linen, batiste, Celanese, Bemberg, or any lingerie fabric
Notions: snaps for side closure, elastic, lace trim optional
Yardage Requirements: 2 yards 40" wide or 1.5 yards 54" wide for slip; 1 yards 40" wide or .5 yards 54" wide for panty