Cotton dress from 1933 McCall pattern.

Added Sep 19, 2010

by lullith74

Minneapolis, Min...

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Description

I had to draft the sleeve bands and pocket pattern peices for this but it came together quite quickly.

Material Notes

Cotton,vintage buttons.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Nov 16, 2011, 10.36 AMby laurenp

    Oh my, this is beautiful! Great job! I want one!

    I wish I could get my hands on some 1930s patterns, I only ever seem to find 60s and 70s ones…

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      Nov 17, 2011, 11.46 PMby lullith74

      Thanks. It’s getting harder to find 1930’s patterns. For me anyway. But I have an obsession and probably have more than I will ever be able to use.

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    Sep 26, 2010, 02.21 PMby mezzky

    I have bunch of 1930’s patterns that will need serious re-sizing. You have inspired me to keep them on the to do list with my op shop fabrics. This looks fantastic and suits you so well!

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      Sep 28, 2010, 09.30 PMby lullith74

      Thanks. Can’t wait to see what you make. The 1930’s is my favorite era for clothing and hats.

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    Sep 23, 2010, 02.16 AMby eileenramsey

    Love it! What a cute pattern. I love to see how these patterns look sewn up.

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    Sep 22, 2010, 06.37 AMby kiwistitcher

    wow – love it!!!!

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    Sep 22, 2010, 05.32 AMby lullith74

    Thanks everyone.I was nervous about posting my work. I love sewing from vintage patterns. I need to get better photos.

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    Sep 20, 2010, 07.02 PMby Pepper Toast

    I absolutely LOVE this dress (and the pattern). I just got a 1930’s pattern of Ebay and I can’t wait to get my fabric so I can start it.

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    Sep 20, 2010, 05.22 PMby abbyzeeble

    gorgeous! I love this :-)

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    Sep 20, 2010, 06.49 AMby froggylonglegs

    Just Lovely!

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    Sep 20, 2010, 04.41 AMby Melissa Williams

    This is gorgeous!!!! I bought a deadstock 1930s dress for myself on eBay, and yours looks just as authentic. :)

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