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Sew Over It - 1940's Tea Dress Sewing Pattern
Sew Over It - 1940's Tea Dress Sewing Pattern
Sew Over It - 1940's Tea Dress Sewing Pattern

Sew Over It - 1940's Tea Dress Sewing Pattern

Sew Over It

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The 1940’s Tea Dress is a vintage-inspired stunning dress that features a gathered bust detail, a panelled midriff and skirt, flattering elbow length sleeves and lovely contrast cuffs. We love to add three decorative buttons down the centre front for a lovely extra bit of interest.

The 1940’s Tea Dress sewing pattern is suited to intermediate sewers and above, with experience sewing fluid, drapey fabrics. We also advise that you are confident fitting for your own body, as the midriff area of the bodice is intended to have a close fit.

The pattern contains full instructions with beautifully illustrated diagrams to help you along.  The 1940’s Tea Dress works best in lightweight fabrics with lots of drape. Think rayon challis, viscose, georgette, silk and satin. We recommend avoiding anything too crisp, such as cotton, as it doesn’t have the required drape. 

The 1940’s Tea Dress is sized between UK sizes 8-20. See the chart for details on fabric requirements.