Vintage Sewing Patterns

Butterick 5140 - Designed by Gil Aimbez

Butterick 5140; ca. 1978; Gil Aimbez - Misses’ Top, Vest, Skirt & Pants.  Close-fitting top has bateau neckline, attached funnel collar (may also be worn as a hood), full length kimono sleeves and topstitching.  Loose-fitting vest has oval neckline, front buttoned closing, very short kimono sleeves, shaped buttoned patch pockets, shaped lowered back hemline and purchased bias tape finish.  Straight skirt, in below mid-knee length, has purchased bias tape finish.  Slightly gathered cross grain front skirt has waistband extending into buttoned tabs.  Back elasticized waistline, front zipper closing and topstitching.

Links to reviews/blog posts[]



[insert your photos of this pattern made up]


[insert your username, and make sure your preferences allow for people to contact you via e-mail. Do not list your email address here!]