One Dress for all your summer New Looks!
Based on an original pattern from 1949, this "New Look" sundress pattern has it all: a strapless sundress with street length and evening length skirts... or short or long shorts! Removable halter straps, blouse, and Bolero jacket increase the versatility ten-fold. What a great find!
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: novelty cottons, linen, rayon
Notions: thread, buttons, 11" zipper for evening skirt or shorts
Yardage Requirements: 9 yards at least 45" wide for evening-length dress; 6 yards at least 45" wide for street-length dress; 2 yards at least 45" wide for long or short shorts romper with halter straps; 2 yards at least 45" wide for Bolero jacket; 2 yards at least 45" wide for blouse; 1.5 yards at least 45" wide for dress bodice