Academy 3377

Company: Academy

Code: 3377

Year: unknown, circa 1950s

Size: 34″ bust

Women’s sun dress. Dart-fitted bodice with cut-away shoulder seams can be worn sleeveless or with button-on cape sleeves. Full skirt has soft pleats in front and back. Buttons down front. Cut-on collar. Matching belt.

Academy 3377

Made up:

Fitting notes:

  • Lower waist by 1 inch
  • Add interfacing where buttons and buttonholes go
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Weigel’s 1683

Weigel’s 1683

Year unknown, circa 1950s

Misses’ blouse. Dart fitted at waist. Buttons up front. Collar folds back into button-down tabs. Version A is sleeveless. Version B has long sleeves, gathered into buttoned cuffs at wrist.

Acquired from: Fabric-a-brac, November 2013, for $1 from the Hospice table

Size: 36″ bust

Made up: not yet

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Weigel's 1683

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Butterick 2664

Butterick 2664

Year unknown, circa 1960s

Misses’ fitted princess dress. (A) Jewel necked dress, short sleeves. (B) Sleeveless. (C) Shallow necked sleeveless.

Acquired from: Fabric-a-brac, November 2013, for $1 from the Hospice table

Size: 16. 36″ bust, 28″ waist, 38″ hips.

Made up: not yet

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Butterick 2664

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Weigel’s 1835

Weigel’s 1835

Year unknown, circa 1950s

Women’s dress. 8-gore skirt, button-front bodice. Front shoulder yokes with gathered detail. View A has long sleeves and collar. View B is collarless and has short, cuffed sleeves.

Acquired from: Fabric-a-brac, November 2013, for $1 from the Hospice table

Size: 36″ bust, 30″ waist, 40″ hip

Made up: not yet

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Weigel's 1935

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Simplicity 1353

Simplicity 1353

Year: 1955

Misses’ and women’s one-piece dress. Smart looking slim dress with side interest features a shawl collar and side skirt pleat. View 1 has three-quarter sleeves with cuffs. Contrasting scarf slips through buttonhole in left front collar. View 2 sleeves are full length and fasten with link buttons. Left front collar buttons to dress.

Acquired from: Fabric-a-brac, November 2013, for $1 from the Hospice table

Size: 18. 36″ bust, 30″ waist, 39″ hips

Made up: not yet

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Simplicity 1353

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Weigel’s 2281

Weigel’s 2281

Year unknown, circa 1960s

Women’s dress. 6-gored skirt, dart-fitted front-buttoned bodice with v-neckline. Released tucks at shoulders. Cut-on kimono sleeves with underarm gusset – Version A has short sleeves, version B has elbow-length sleeves.

Acquired from: Fabric-a-brac, November 2013, for $1 from the Hospice table

Size: 36″ bust, 28″ waist, 38″ hips

Made up: not yet

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Weigel's 2281

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Weigel’s 2215

Weigel’s 2215

Year unknown, circa 1960s

Button-front, square-necked dress with pleated shoulders, has gored skirt and optional belt. Short or 3/4 length sleeves.

Acquired from: Fabric-a-brac, November 2013, for $1 from the Hospice table

Size: 36″ bust, 28″ waist, 38″ hips

Made up: not yet

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Weigel's 2215

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