Vtg 1940s 40s So Stylish Gathered Blouse Pattern- Vogue 5918- Bust 38 Size 20See original listing
Sep 22, 2012 11:50:50 PDT
Vista, California, United States
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1940s Vogue Gathered Blouse Pattern
Up for auction is an absolutely beautiful vintage Vogue blouse pattern from the late 1940's. So very chic! The description on the back envelope reads:
"Shaped band cut in one with yoke overlaps gathers. Collarless shaped neck-line. Long fitted sleeves and shaped cap sleeves."
This pattern is not printed- it is perforated.
This pattern is complete with instructions.
Vintage sizing is different than modern sizing, go by measurements below, given in inches, instead of size number.
Pattern: Good vintage condition, looks like it may have been unused, but it smells a bit musty.
Envelope: Poor condition with a lot of tears and large splits along the side folds. Otherwise normal yellowing and bumps from years of storage.
~More About Vintage Sewing Patterns~
Vintage sewing patterns will have age wear and use that are common with antique paper, including the "old paper" smell, which most vintage folks love! Vintage sewing patterns do not handle as modern patterns as they are quite old and in most cases were previously used. If you are worried about damaging your pattern you may choose to trace it off prior to use on different paper. Most pre-1950s patterns were made of unprinted tissue with perforations (or holes) for markings. Vintage patterns had different sizing than patterns of today. Bust, waist, and hip measurements are given in inches. Please go by your corresponding measurements instead of the pattern size number.
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