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Pattern Tour, 1933 Garden Ensemble of Pajamas and Apron, NL30-1241
1930s apron bouse EvaDress Patterns hats pajamas Pattern Tour Vintage PatternsAlexandra Reynolds
This is a very unusual 13-piece pattern originally by Simplicity (1241), the 1933 Garden Ensemble of Pajamas and Apron. I offer it in sizes: Set A fitting 12-20 (30" to 38" bust, 25" to 32" waist, 33" to 41" hip) or, Set B fitting 40-46 (40" to 46" bust, 34" to 40" waist, 43" to 49" hip). It is part of the Simplicity Three-Style pattern series of the early 1930's; a series which afforded the home sewist of the Great Depression better economy by availing 'three entirely different and charming styles' from one pattern (a 1930's take on the 'Capsule Wardrobe'...
Feb. 13 - Feb. 17 The Week in Patterning - 62, New Multi-Size Pattern
1940s Capsule wardrobe EvaDress Patterns NL40-6120 pajamas pants The Week in Patterning Storyboard tunic Vintage Patterns Vogue 6120Alexandra Reynolds
Now available in sizes 32" to 46" bust, is Vogue's 1949 Ensemble. Originally meant as lounge wear, the tunic and trousers could TOTALLY be worn as a casual outfit by today's standards! The sash which ties around the waist and knots at left front was originally referred to as a 'gridle' and I chose to re-name the 'coat' a 'tunic' for Vogue being inconsistent with how they name that part of the ensemble in the original pattern. Per the text to describe the style, 'The flared lower section of tunic joins double-breasted top at waistline and has notched...