Butterick 5939 circa 1975 Wedding Dress. High waisted floor length bridal gown with shaped hemline has flared six gore skirt, narrow waist line tie belt, back zipper and button and thread loop closing.A: sheer dress with attached capelet over under dress has camisole, round neckline, fitted lace overbodice, and narrow self shoulder straps.B:has fitted lace bodice, lace band collar, wide full length sleeves gathered at cap and into buttoned lace cuffs and purchased lace trim.High waisted floor length bridesmaid gown has sheer dress over under dress, camisole, narrow self shoulder straps, flared skirt and back zipper.C:has deep hemline flounce.D:has purchased lace trim.Sheer capelet has round neckline, neckline binding and button and thread loops closing.
Suggested Fabrics: Soft or crisp fabrics such as chiffon, georgette, organza and organdy for Gown A, C and D. Also dotted Swiss and batiste for Gown C and D. Crepe, jersey and lightweight satin for Gown B. Lightweight broadcloth, lightweight satin and china silk for underlining A, C and D.
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