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Pattern Tour, D40-5087 1940 Dress

Alexandra Reynolds 1940's D40-5087 dress EvaDress Patterns frock Pattern Tour 1940 Dress D40-5087

8-piece pattern originally by DuBarry Pattern Co., 'A softly styled afternoon dress with the back cut in one with the shoulder yokes.  The surplice bodice is draped in flattering fashion above the molded diaphragm yoke.  The skirt is slightly flared with gathered fullness in the back.  Short or three-quarter length sleeves.'

3/4" seams are given at underarm (side) seams and 1/2" seams are given on all other edges.

Here is an Australian customer's GORGEOUS lace rendition of this dress, as entered in the EvaDress Fabulous Forties Pattern Challenge! 1940 Dress D40-5087 1940 Dress D40-5087 

Check out the amazing version of this dress by The Authentic Vintage of Norma Williams using a retro-re-print by Telalinda!!


Size Set A fits 14-18 (32" to 36" bust, 26" to 30" waist, 35" to 39" hip).

Size Set B fits 20-42 (38" to 42" bust, 32" to 36" waist, 41" to 45" hip). 

Order this pattern online through Tuesday, August 29, 2023 (until 11:59pm EST) and get 10% off the paper pattern price! 

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