Vintage Sewing Patterns

Butterick 5949

Butterick 5949; ca. 1951; Halter Necked Day or Evening Dress. (A) The tailored look in a quick & easy evening or at-home gown. Halter neck, bare back bodice buttons down the front, has a perky collar. The full, dirndlish skirt flaunts two huge patch pockets. (B) Day length version. Suited for velvet, crepe, taffeta, faille, satin, brocades, pique and linen.

Featured in Butterick Pattern Book, Winter 1951 and in Martin Velvet '52-'53 Fall and Winter Patterns

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