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Vintage Simplicity 5143 1973 Hip Huggers Big Bells Bikini Jeans Sz 10 Sewing Pattern

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Simplicity 5143, Size 10

Waist 25"
Hip - 9" below waist 34 1/2"

I actually had this pattern (not *this* specific pattern) when I was a young teenager in the 1970s. I thought that the big bells were sooo cool.

This pattern is cut and appears to be complete.

Latest Low Slung Bikini Jeans and New Hip Hugging Big Bells

Misses Bell Bottom Bikini Jeans and Hip Hugger wide leg jeans: The jeans have a band at upper edge. The bell bottom bikini jeans V. 1 made to be worn 3 3/4" below normal waistline have patch pockets, decorative snap fastener fly front closing, self fabric carriers and optional purchased belt. Hip hugger wide leg jeans V. 2 made to be worn 2 1/4" below normal waistline have fly front zipper closing and decorative snap fastener closing on band.

Suggested fabrics: Denim, Chino, poplin, homespun, dick, canvas, garbadine, linen, lightweight wool, tweed, double knit [for the full 1970s effect!] v. 1 also in brushed denim [very popular in teh 1970s for bell bottom jeans], corduroy, suedecloth, ribless corduroy

All patterns have been checked for completeness, however, mistakes can be made. We try to check patterns without opening original factory folds, so If you find the pattern is incomplete or not as described please notify me via email or convo within 7 business days of receipt. You will have a choice of exchanging it for another pattern of equal value or receiving a full refund, including shipping and handling charges.

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Vintage Simplicity 5143 1973 Hip Huggers Big Bells Bikini Jeans Sz 10 Sewing Pattern


  • Vintage item from the 1970s
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