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VINTAGE 1970s Pattern Boho Tunic Hipster Pants Bust 32.5 Hip 34.5 Simplicity

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This fabulous original vintage pattern is by Simplicity , style 9178 and dates from 1971. It appears to have never been used.

The pattern states: Misses Simple to Sew Tunic and Hip Hugger Pants: The tunic with slits in side seams and 3/4 lenth kimono sleeves has front slit opening in lowered round neckline fastened with loop and button. View 1 has optional embroidered braid trim. View 2 has purchased belt. The hip hugger pants with cord drawstring slipped through casing at upper edge have rick rack trimmed patch pocket and are made to be worn 2 inches below normal waistline.

The pattern originally came with a tissue lesson chart on how to apply flat braid- but I could not find this information sheet.It may yet be inside the factory folded pattern.

Suggested fabrics were:double knit, polyester knit, cotton gaberdine,homespun,hopsacking,cotton sateen,denim,seersucker,linen. Tunic also in border prints.

All up there are 7 pattern pieces on UNCUT printed tissue, with the instruction sheet .

MEASUREMENTS: Vintage USA Misses Size 10, 32-1/2 Bust (82.5cm)

Approx Australian size 8-10, USA 2-4, UK 8

Bust:32-1/2 (82.5)

waist: 24 (61 cm)

Hip: 34-1/2 (87.7)

back neck to waist length: 16 (40.7 cm)

Finished back length of tunic: 32 (81.3 cm)

Finished length at side seam from upper edge of pants: 38-1/4 (97.2 cm)

CONDITION: Pattern is Very Good. Packet envelope is Good, with crumpling and age wear to the envelope. All pattern pieces are on printed tissue paper, and seam and hem turnings are allowed on the pattern.

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