1940s Film Noir Off Shoulder Drop Waist Evening Dance Dress Dart Fitted Bodice

Butterick 4371 Bust 32 Women's Vintage Sewing Patterns

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Butterick 4371, ca. 1947; "MISSES' DANCE DRESS IN TWO LENGTHS; (View A) Contrast band and bow sweeps around the off-shoulder decolletage and another band encircles the long torso bodice. Bouffant dirndl skirt. (B) Ballet length dress, brief sleeves. (C) Floor length dance dress with covered shoulders. Featured in Butterick Pattern Book / Counter Catalog, 1947."

Pattern is used and is complete with all pieces and the directions. Pieces are PLAIN, not printed, tissue paper.

The original owner made this in the floor length view, not the ballet length.

Fits ~~ Size 14 Bust 32 Waist 26.5 Hips 35

Envelope is browning from age, torn at top (see scan). Due to fragility of envelope, the pattern pieces are placed behind it and the entire pattern is in a cello sleeve to prevent further aging.

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