This replicated pattern is sized to fit a 36 inch bust.
Loose fitting cover up with long bell sleeves, can be made in a variety of fabrics taking you from casual to elegant. Has a cross over front which can be fastened to the desired point. See below for a review of this pattern (Thank you Motorharp):
"Instructions pretty easy to follow, with the caveat it's a vintage pattern and pattern publishers assumed a lot of prior sewing knowledge when writing the instructions for the home sewer. There are some parts that are skimmed over - for example, I'm still not entirely sure what they wanted you to do with the front facing if you're lining it. However, there are few pieces so it does go together quickly. I like the tassels on the sleeves and front collar - it gives the robe a nice weight. The sleeves are a little shorter than indicated on the pattern envelope. I would make them a few inches longer if I made this again. For my kimono, I used velvet for the body and silk charmeuse for the sleeves, collar and lining."
This Butterick pattern was originally created by Dec. 30, 1929 and the copyright has expired. This pattern has been re-digitized into it's current format. All content falls under the copyright Vintage Pattern Lending Library 2002/2018, and as such, no portion of this pattern may be photocopied or reproduced by any means without the written consent of Vintage Pattern Lending Library.
Our replicated historic patterns are the highest quality available. They are electronically digitized and printed on a high-quality graphics printer in two to three colors. Paper is a beautiful 18lb semi-transparent vellum for ease of pinning and cutting. They are NOT inferior hand drawn, photo-copied or blue-printed replications. Our reproduced patterns are printed on full size sheets - no need for taping multiple small pages, or re-sizing from a small diagram.
Our patterns include seam allowances, grain lines and updated text for ease of construction. Patterns are reproduced directly from the original source material, with no changes in order to retain the historical accuracy of the pattern. Prior sewing experience and knowledge of working with vintage patterns is recommended.
Please note: This is NOT a finished garment and the original documentation and pattern are NOT included.
We accept 100% returns on any patterns you are not happy with. Please visit us at www.vpll.org to learn more about the VINTAGE PATTERN LENDING LIBRARY and it's preservation projects.
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