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Pattern by Butterick
Pattern Number # 8040
The pattern is: Complete
Size: 14 Bust: 34 Hip: 36
Butterick 8040; ca. 1957; Whittled Dress In Three Versions. (A) Below-elbow sleeved sheath with bateau front ... deep scooped back neckline highlighted with a contrast collar. (B) Sleeveless view without collar has empire band and streamers. (C) Below-elbow sleeves, back hem flare.
Featured in Butterick Patterns catalog, Summer 1957
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