Vintage 1950s Butterick 8051 sewing pattern and instructions for Women's Casual Day Dress SCALLOP DETAILED DRESS: THREE VERSIONS (A) Easy skirted dress with scalloped caplet that extends beyond shoulders, below-elbow sleeves, buttons going below the waist. (B) Dress with short sleeves. (C) Sleeveless version.
Pattern is new, unused / uncut in factory-folded (FF) condition. The envelope has aged as seen in the photos with some discoloration on the front and back and a few tiny tears along the top edge, but the instructions are 100% intact as are the pattern pieces.
This design is marked for a Women's Size 14 which is noted as a Bust of 34", Waist 26", and 36" Hip though I would not be concerned with the sizing if the style and shape are right for your project. There are an endless number of websites and blogs offering step-by-step instructions on how to accurately resize vintage sewing patterns for the perfect fit.
Although the exact date of this pattern is unknown, the evolution of Butterick's method of sizing their patterns places it between 1956 and 1966.
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