Free 1950s Sewing Patterns
Take a look at these fab free vintage sewing patterns!
We’ve been making up a fun new 1950’s Pinterest board full of vintage inspiration and some classic dressmaking patterns – like the Butterick ‘Walk Away’ Dress Pattern which is promised to be featured on episode 3 of the Great British Sewing Bee – a dress which is so easy that you can ‘start it at breakfast and walk away by luncheon’ …apparently!
Here are 3 fab 1950’s patterns we’ve pinned to our new Pinterest board that are free – and we think you’ll love them!
The high waisted bikini bottoms are perfect for 1950’s style on the beach! Blog Bowlers and Buttons shows you how to modify a standard bikini bottom to add the high waist with step by step pictures.
This stunning free pattern inspired by the 1950’s is from the book The Vintage Pattern Selector and is free to download via eco friendly peppermint magazine here
The classic twirly skirt is a vital addition to your 1950’s wardrobe and the wonderful blog The Vintage Pattern Files has a great step by step tutorial for making your own Circle Skirt!