BRIDAL ELEGANCE: Pattern 6177: Bride's Dress (1935)

'Very lovely is this bridal dress with its stately lines, and graceful train. It has long close-fitting sleeves.' - so read the pattern text when issued in Madame Weigel's Journal of Fashion in 1935.

Recommended fabrics were satin, velvet, lace, or crepe de chine. Such elegance!

A perfect card for invitations to bridal shower parties and thank you notes.

This postcard is A5 in size (148 x 210mm), printed on quality 350gsm card with a glossy finish. The reverse side is printed with a pattern description.

 

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