Dating vintage sewing patterns
Please be aware that even if a pattern is dated, it could have been in production for years and could even be a re-release of a previous number. For instance it is very difficult to tell a 1938 pattern from a 1941 pattern. The same thing applies for 1959-1961 and again in the 60s and 70's.
The pattern number is only ONE indicator of the date on vintage sewing patterns.Butterick’s graded tissue paper patterns had a wide-reaching impact, offering access to high fashion to almost anyone who could sew, in the United States and various countries around the globe.By 1903, Butterick was one of the largest manufacturers in the world.Civil War, Victorian, Edwardian, Art Deco, WWII, Rockabilly, Mod, Hippie and more. These are some of the vintage patterns in my collection. Civil War, Victorian, Edwardian, Art Deco, WWII, Today was like a second Christmas.3/3/2010 · Vintage Vogue Designer Sewing Patterns The science of dating vintage Vogue patterns is not really a science. They are arranged in chronological See more 166 Photos. View VINTAGE MATERNITY PATTERNS | Browse Patterns Dating your patterns. Thanks to my lovely dear friend Sacha I was gifted bags of vintage sewing patterns and fabric mostly dating back to the seventies.