New Pattern! Palisades 1940s Wrap Dress

It’s new pattern time!  Introducing Palisades, a 1940s Wrap Dress Pattern.

Palisades is a mid 1940s wrap dress inspired by an original vintage pattern but with improved fit, illustrated step-by-step instructions, and cutting layouts for 45″ wide fabrics.

This dress has tucks at the center front bust, on the shoulder straps, and has a gathered skirt that wraps at the back. This pattern can be accented by rick rack trim and can be made with contrast fabric for the bretelles and belt pieces.  A great dress pattern to use with fun bold cotton prints!

This pattern is now available for pre-order on my website and is available in sizes 30 to 40 bust for a special introductory price of $18.

Many thanks to the lovely Beth from V is For Vintage Blog for modelling for these photos :)

5 Comments on New Pattern! Palisades 1940s Wrap Dress

  1. Andrea Taylor
    June 25, 2011 at 4:36 am (13 years ago)

    This is fantastic! I’ve been looking for something similar (not a wrap, though) but none of the vintage sundresses I can find fit me. So this is perfect. =D
    -Andi x

  2. wacky tacky
    June 25, 2011 at 5:04 am (13 years ago)

    Looks perfect in the patriotic color scheme!! What a great addition to the line!

  3. Kat H
    June 25, 2011 at 7:21 am (13 years ago)

    Gorgeous dress! Love it!

  4. Debi
    June 25, 2011 at 9:10 am (13 years ago)

    YAY! This dress is amazing! I love it!!!! And Beth’s photos are fantastic!

  5. Casey
    June 27, 2011 at 1:02 pm (13 years ago)

    Beth is a stunning model for this dress! :) Love this wrap style dress. I’ve not always been a huge fan of them, but lately have converted. hehe! Especially because (as you pointed out) this looks like a great canvas for a fun 40s-inspired print. Bravo on another pattern release!

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