1950s Advance Import 110 Norman Hartnell London Draped Pleated Flared Formal Dress Low Neckline Vintage Sewing Pattern Size 18 Bust 36" 92cm

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Draped & Pleated Flared Formal Evening Dress with Low Neckline

Vintage Sewing Pattern
Advance Import 110 – Designer - Norman Hartnell of London
Designer of Queen Elizabeth's Wedding Gown

Fitting Measurements :

Size 18
Bust 36" (92cm)
Waist 30" (76cm)
Hip 39" (99cm)

Pattern Description :

Norman Hartnell – London
Original Design from the Celanese International Collection of Couturier Fashions.

Misses' Dress.

Draped and flared dress to mid-calf length. Beltless waistline with high-rise skirt set to bodice in outline of points. Un-pressed inverted pleats at side front and side back. Pleats fan away from fitting seams of high waistline.

Bodice is dart-fitted, has wide scoop neck in front, deep V in back. Soft shoulder drapes in one with fronts, form V-line collar at back.

Brief set-in sleeves, shaped at top by darts. Neck-type zipper at center back.

Very Rare and Stunning Pattern from a by gone era !

Condition :

The unprinted, factory pre-cut pattern has been used, it is in very good condition.
One bodice piece has a tear in the middle of the piece, this has not been repaired.
It comes complete with all direction / instruction sheets.

The envelope / packet is in very good clean condition.

As with many older patterns & envelopes, they may have some age marks and expected wear.

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