I always get excited when I find vintage patterns that are in my size, because there is nothing vintage about this body. This one was a great find, because it came in digital format. I purchased this pattern from a fabulous Etsy shop that painstakingly digitized this pattern which was originally made and only available in print. I am all about the PDF pattern. First off, shipping items to the Bahamas is crazy expensive. Paper and digital to reprint when your paper pattern begins to wear or gets misplaced.
B Butterick Sewing Pattern Halter Dress Vintage s Retro Size 6 - 12 | eBay
Sewing a Prom Dress Simplicity Simplicity has an amazing selection of special occasion dress patterns, including many looks that would be perfect for prom. Whether you're planning to go long or short, glitzy or simple, you'll find a design here. Most patterns also come in plus sizes , and they are all labeled with the difficulty level. Some patterns, such as Jessica McClintock , allow you to create a variety of looks using just one pattern. This pattern includes instructions for making a short, cocktail-length dress, as well as a longer mermaid-style gown. You can also choose from strapless and halter necklines.
I bought dozens and dozens of vintage patterns, and made a few garments using instructions that almost broke my brain. Are you new to the wonderful world of sewing? A word of friendly advice — vintage patterns may not be the best way to learn how to sew. I finally tracked it down in my size uncut!