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      Dawn & Gill
        Sewing Instructions are in English

        Wedding Dress

        Wedding Dress from the 40s. "Professional dressmakers are reminded that they must comply with the making of Civilian Clothing (Restriction) Order."

        Dress features sweetheart neckline and optional train. The style is typical of those made from parachute silk during WWII.

        Offered here as: Paper Pattern and the Original pattern. This pattern is also available as a PDF download.

        Size Guide

        Vintage Size: 38
        Bust: 38” (97cm)
        Waist: 32” (81cm)
        Hip: 41” (104cm)

        Sewing Notions

        Matching thread

        Fabric Amount Guide

        A. with train
        36” without nap, 7 ¾ yds.
        Lace 36” without nap, 5/8 yd.
        B without train.
        All lace 36” without nap, 7 3/8 yds.
        Sleeve stiffening
        27” without nap., ¼ yd.
        Train 22” (55cm)
        Length with train, 80” (203cm)
        ½” (1.2cm) seam allowance

        9 pieces pattern

        Recommended Fabrics

        Satin, Taffeta, Moire, Brocade, Lace. Yoke: - Lace, net. See our Fabric Partners

        Skill Level


        What You Will Receive

        If you select a Paper Pattern, you will receive a true to scale reproduction sewing pattern printed on A0 premium paper, along with instructions and a full colour front cover. Your pattern will arrive in a clear re-sealable envelope for easy storage. If you choose to purchase the original pattern, you receive a piece of history which may include age related wear and tear.