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      Dawn & Gill

        Men’s  Shirt

        View 1, Long Sleeve Shirt with Contrasting Front. View 2, Short-sleeve Shirt.
        First issued in the 1940s and re-issued in the 50s.

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

        Size Guide

        Vintage size: Large
        Neck: 16” – 16 ½” (40cm-41cm)
        Chest: 42” – 44” (106cm-111cm)
        Waist: 38” – 40” (96cm-101cm)
        Sleeve Length: 34” (86cm)
        (Sleeve Length is Adjustable)

        Sewing Notions

        Buttons, 100 yds. of Spool of thread.

        Fabric Amount Guide

        View 1 Long Sleeve Shirt with Contrasting Front
        35” Material (without nap), 2 1/8 yds.
        37” Material (without nap), 2 yds.
        54” Material (without nap), 1 ½ yds.
        35” Contrast (without nap), 1 ¾ yds.
        39” Contrast (without nap), 1 1/8 yds.
        54” Contrast (without nap), 7/8 yd.
        ¼ yd. of 35” or 39” Lining is required for facing yoke on shirt made of 54” Material.
        View 2, Short-sleeve Shirt
        35” Material (without nap), 2 7/8 yds.
        39” Material (without nap), 2 3/8 yds.
        54” Material (without nap), 1 ¾ yds.

        ½” (1.2cm) ALLOWED FOR ALL SEAMS
        9 pieces pattern

        Recommended Fabrics

        Corduroy, cotton, flannelette, gingham. Uneven plaid or pl.: Rayon, wool.
        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 resealable envelope for easy storage. If you choose to purchase the original pattern, you receive a piece of history which will include age-related wear and tear.