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1980s Three Fitted Blouses Pattern, Cowl neck, Buttoned Back, Tie Blouse,   McCalls 8707 - Size 12 (Bust 34)

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This great retro pattern from 1983 offers three fitted fashionable blouses Version C is my favourite with a pleated bias front inset to create a cowl neckline, and short sleeves with slits. It buttons up the back, and would look great for a night on the town. You could match it with harem pants for that retro 80s look, or skinny pants for a 70s/80s disco look. You could even choose to use a different colored fabric for the diamond inset!

Version B is a pretty low cut blouse with bias tie collar,short raglan sleeves with front and back shoulder tucks are gathered to bands. Version A is a buttoned blouse has revers (a lapel turned to show the reverse side), front shoulder and waistline pleats and below elbow length dolman sleeves. All blouses have shoulder pads, you can choose to omit them.

Suggested fabrics are Cottons, Cotton Blends, Crepe, Crepe de Chine, Tissue Faille, Challis, Crepe Back Satin, Charmeuse, Handkerchief Linen. View A,B - also Taffeta, Pique. View A also Gingham.

Size:~~~~12
Bust~~~~~34"~~~~~87cm
Waist~~~~26.5"~~~67cm
Hip~~~~~~36"~~~~~92cm

Condition: Only Blouse A was cut, the rest of the pattern is uncut. Complete with Instructions. Envelope is in good condition with a few small rips around the flap.

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1980s Three Fitted Blouses Pattern, Cowl neck, Buttoned Back, Tie Blouse, McCalls 8707 - Size 12 (Bust 34)


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  • Vintage Supply from the 1980s
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