Wearing History 1950s "Suzette" Girl's Gored Dress Pattern
From Original Period Pattern Description:
PRETTY-AS-A-PRINCESS DRESS- with high Empire lines, princess
seamed skirt with godet insets. Self or novelty belt. (V1) SLEEVELESS
DRESS- has contrasting bias roll collar, attached bow and godet
insets. (V2) SLEEVELESS DRESS... ALL ONE FABRIC. (V3)
SCOOP NECKLINE with short puff sleeves. Back zipper closing.
Intermediate Difficulty. Must be familiar with basic construction and vintage methods.
— SIZING —
This pattern has been multi-sized to included sizes 2-12. This pattern does run large. Please see the measurement and flat pattern measure included. PLEASE NOTE- pattern sizes were different in the past so go by measurement.
This pattern did not originally include sizes 2 and 3. We have added these sizes.
— Yardage Requirements —
Please see images. Modern yardage charts are included. The smallest sizes may require less than quoted. Allow extra for matching patterns, fabrics with a nap, or directional prints.
Because this was based on a period original, a mock up is HIGHLY SUGGESTED. Test construction and fit on your unique figure before cutting into your fashion fabric.