Two! Two! Two Vintage Mod Mini tent-dress patterns! Too cute!
Both are vintage 1960’s patterns and are in the same size.
Bust 31 inches Waist 24 inches Hip 33 inches
Butterick 4386 reads, “A-line dress with front inverted pleat has contrast or self yoke with extended shoulders with or without self bow or button trim. Sleeveless, seven-eighths or elbow-length bell-shaped sleeves.”
All pattern pieces of 4386 are present, in addition there are two extra facing pieces which were self drafted on white paper by the original owner. Some pieces have lines and notations written in pencil. Envelope shows some wear and tear.
Simplicity 7203 reads, “Tent dress with yoke has set-in sleeves and back zipper. Regular-length views 1&2 have lowered square neckline and long sleeves. View 1 has inverted center front pleat. Above knee length View 3 has short sleeves, bias roll collar and top-stitched button trimmed pockets.”
Simplicity 7203 was printed in 1967
All pattern pieces of 7203 are present, there are pencil notations on some of the pieces. Envelope is brittle and shows some wear and tear.
Two great little swingy designs, with fun details and fabulous cover art.