Vintage Sewing Patterns
Vintage Sewing Patterns


Butterick 5980; ca. 1970; Children's, Girls' & Misses' Costume. Three costumes: fitted bodice with leg-of-mutton sleeves and band collar are attached to contrasting slightly A-line, ruffled skirt. Lace and button trim. Self belt. Bodice with scooped neckline and short elasticized, puffed sleeves has slightly A-line ruffled skirt wit self or contrast corselet and bustle. Lace trim. Matching hat. Bodice with scoop neckline and short, elasticized puffed sleeves has gathered skirt with ruffle at hem. Self sash. Elasticized pantaloons. Lace trim.

Fabric suggestions: cotton, cotton sateen, voile, eyelet, organdy, handkerchief linen, percale, dimity, velvet, dotted Swiss, batiste, taffeta, pique, or modern synthetics.

Previously issued in the 1950s as 6342, and in 1964 as 3273. Misses' version reissued in 2001 as Butterick 3187 and P476.

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