1956 Vintage VOGUE Sewing Pattern B36″ DRESS & PANTS TROUSERS (1608)


195 in stock


✦ Circa:    1956

✦ Details:  VARIATION STYLE DRESS (Chines style) with VARIATION STYLE PANTS TROUSERS By Vogue                                                                            

✦ Size/Measurements:    18  Bust:   36″   Waist:  30″   Hips:  39″   (Inches)


(One our regular customers submitted the following pictures of this dress made from this pattern and some useful information:

Cost: 4 metres of 115cm wide fabric, the fabric coat £9 per metre, Gutermann thread cost £2.23. Two frog clasps cost £8.15 for a pack of ten pieces, Interfacing cost £2.30 for one pack, and a zipper cost £2.45. This gives a total cost of £51.13.

Fabric used: Chinese brocade
Time taken to complete: 8 hours

(Note: pattern was graded down from B36 to B32)




~ Please Note: ~ You are buying a ‘Professional Digitally Reproduced’ copy of this sewing pattern. Copied from the original sewing pattern. Produced in Full Scale Pattern Pieces ready to cut with full instructions included. Reproduced on high quality 50 gm paper with black ink, durable and easier for reuse.


~ With this product comes an accompanying ‘Booklet’ and inside the Booklet it includes:

~ A 2 page Instructions and Illustrations on ‘How to Adjust Your pattern to your Personal Measurement .

~ Personal Measurement Chart’

~ Body Form Illustrations

~ Fitting Checklist

~ Metric Equivalency Chart

~ Note Pages

~ Fabric Worksheet

~ Garment History Page

~ ‘Grandma Told Me’ – Historical facts related to that year or era



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