Sewing Pattern McCall's 5543 is a form fitting, no-nonsense dress. Take this dress to the office to work, out for cocktails, or to fashionably cruise Rodeo Drive with shopping bags on your arm and dazzle onlookers. Elegance and poise reign in this dress and the owner of this pattern will have great addition to their vintage sewing collection.
Scoop neck sheath dress with wide front belt in bodice side seams, crushed and tacked in place under loop at center front. Short or three-quarter sleeves in one with bodice. Three-gore skirt is lightly gathered at side front, has darts and low pleat at back. Center back zipper closing.
*Soon to come are More Photos AND photos of the actual vintage dress that original seamstress sewed in wool fabric in 3/4 sleeve form.*
Item Condition: Good to Okay Condition All pieces and instruction sheet are present. There is a whole set of copy pieces made up. I will add them to the package if you would like the practice set that original seamstress copied, cut, and marked. Some rips in front bodice around darts and arm piece that can be easily taped for complete piece. (Have not counted to yet for missing pieces)
Comes from a smoke free and pet free environment.
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Please message with any questions or curiosities as there are absolutely no returns. ANY questions are very much welcome, there may be details needed that I may have not thought to add to description but I always do my best to inform viewers. I love getting messages from admirers or interested buyers, I would rather viewers be well informed and know what the piece entails of prior to purchase.
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I like to ship an item the day it sells, and in almost all cases I do so. There are rare occurrences where I ship it the day after or even two days after. If there is ever a case where I am unable to ship day of purchase I will message the buyer and inform them when the item is scheduled to ship. Please factor in the shipping and handling time for expected delivery date. I include a shipping number with all my items which allows the buyer the ability to anticipate closely where the item is during shipping.
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Please message with any questions or curiosities as there are absolutely no returns.
I encourage admirers or interested buyers to message and reach out. I love corresponding about vintage fashion, home decor, and vintage style so any and all questions are very much welcome, encouraged, and eagerly anticipated. Please comment if there are any details I have not thought to add to a description, I always want customers to be thoroughly informed and aware of what the item entails prior to purchase.