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      Dawn & Gill
        Sewing Instructions are in English

        High Neck Button Front Dress

        A six-gored skirt that joins the bodice at waistline. Deep stitched overlap at side-fronts continues over shoulders in back. Front buttons below high collarless neckline. Short outside darts below belt at side fronts. Long fitted and short sleeves.

        Offered here as: Digital Download (how to print and assemble). This pattern is also available as a Paper Pattern.

        Size Guide

        Size: 16 (Vintage size)
        Bust (Place tape over fullest part, slightly higher in back): 34” (86cm)
        Waist: 28” (71.2cm)
        Hip (7” below normal waist-line): 37” (94cm)
        Sleeve length (underarm): 17 ½” (44.5cm)

        Sewing Notions

        Matching Thread

        Fabric Amount Guide

        YARDAGE (Without Nap|)
        VIEW A
        VIEW B
        Muslin 35”,
        9” Slide Fastener
        Length of dress at center-back from natural neck-line (“), 42”, 42 ½”, 43”, 43 ½”, 44”, 45”, 46”
        Width at lower edge of dress in size 16 is 61 ½” (about 1 ¾ yds.)
        2” Hem allowed
        | Without nap or pile, or with design in both directions.
        Shoulder Pads: Cotton wadding for padding and 3/8 yd. of 39” material for facing.
        Above requirements do not allow for shrinkage.
        Yardages does not allow for matching squares when a plaid fabric is used.

        Recommended Fabrics

        Cottons, Poly-viscose blended, Wool blends, Rayon, Gingham. See our Fabric Partners

        Skill Level


        What You Will Receive

        After purchase, you will receive an email with a link to simply download at home, formatted for A0 (print-shop copy), 8.5"x11" and A4 printing. This digital download will print actual size full-scale pattern pieces