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Date: 3/15/12 7:07 PM

Hello all! Since you were all so helpful in my last post, I figured I'd try my luck again. I'm looking for a sundress pattern from 1975 that was either McCall's or Butterick [I'm pretty sure it was one of those two, but I can't remember which my grandmother had said]. I'd been hunting for a while either for the pattern, or matching fabric for the dress I currently own. The dress was made by my grandmother in 1975 for my mom, who was in high school at the time. The dress has since been passed down to me, but unfortunately, I'm a bit bigger than my mom was at the time the dress was made. So, I either need extra fabric, or the original pattern. Neither of which I've been able to find so far. Anyone seen this pattern or fabric? :D

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Date: 3/15/12 7:10 PM

Your pictures didn't come through

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Date: 3/15/12 7:19 PM

Sorry, working on it :x One sec.

I put up a link to my Flickr page with the photos on it, for some reason the http: photo link isn't working. I've tried like 3 different websites >_>
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Date: 3/15/12 7:32 PM

I got it.

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Date: 3/15/12 9:58 PM

I believe it's Simplicity 7480 from 1976. Nice pattern!

I have it in Size 12 (Bust 34). If that will work for you, I would be happy to send it along. PM me with your address.

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Date: 3/15/12 10:09 PM

She may not have PM capability without Friends of PR membership. You may have to PM her.
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Date: 3/15/12 11:38 PM

Hmm, I'm a 36 bust, but it just might work. You all are super impressive around here, I posted this about 4 hours ago and I already have so many replies! Thank you all so much!! :D

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Date: 3/16/12 0:05 AM

You shouldn't have any trouble sizing up a size. If you do, come back.

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Date: 3/16/12 1:00 AM

Quote: MaryDB
I believe it's Simplicity 7480 from 1976. Nice pattern!


I have it in Size 12 (Bust 34). If that will work for you, I would be happy to send it along. PM me with your address.

Sending you for your kindness

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Date: 3/17/12 0:48 AM

I have it too. Not sure what size though.

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