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  Butterick 5032 Retro \'52
Lined to edge capelet, darted at shoulders, collar and button closure. Fitted dress, darted bodice, waistline seam, square faced neckline, pleated skirt front with back zipper closure and back slit. Gather waistline overskirt, contrast hem band with back zipper and button closures. Cummerbund sash with front tucks and gathered drape. Belt with purchased buckle.

Butterick 5032

Butterick 5032 Retro \'52 Line Drawing

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photo Highly Recommend
This pattern had the shape of bodice I wanted, so I used this to make a summer dress with a circular skirt. Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? The bodice did, I changed the skirt. Were the instructions easy to follow? I didn't really use t
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DaisyGrubber

9/28/13
photo Highly Recommend
Pattern Description: Retro Dress Pattern Sizing: I probably cut and sewed a 10-12? Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? yes Were the instructions easy to follow? Very easy to sew. The brocade was a bit tricky due to the rapid unraveling of
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Pam1960

7/28/13
photo Recommend, with Modifications
Pattern Description: Misses Retro Dress Pattern Sizing: As always I ignored the suggested size which for me (which is 12-14 due to my "large waist") I made a size 10 (I had to take the waist out a few millimeters for a good fit but there was a LOT excess fabric at the hips. Did it look like the p
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kathlabath
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7/16/12
photo Highly Recommend
Pattern Description: Misses' lined to edge capelet, darted at shoulders, collar and button closure. Pattern Sizing: I cut the size 12, a size up from my normal, because I have broader shoulders and a capelet seems to be more shoulder than bust-dependent. Did it look like the photo/drawing on the
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Cation Designs

2/1/12
photo Highly Recommend
Pattern Description: MISSESí CAPELET, DRESS, OVERSKIRT, CUMMERBUND SASH AND BELT: Lined to edge capelet, darted at shoulders, collar and button closure. Fitted dress, darted bodice, waistline seam, square faced neckline, pleated skirt front with back zipper closure and back slit. Gathered waistlin
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lauramae
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10/8/11

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