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  • Vintage sewing pattern illustration of differnt views of shorts
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      Dawn & Gill

        40s Land-Girl Overall & Shorts

        View A - Cuffed shorts with a jumper top, buttons down back. View B - An inverted pleat and side pleats in back. View C - inverted pleat-front and back, gives a nice skirt effect. View D - Flared shorts with a pocket.

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

        Size Guide

        Bust: 28” (71.1 cm)
        Waist: 23”(58 cm)
        Hips: 31” (79 cm)

        Finished length at side from top of band of shorts about 17"

        Sewing Notions

        Views C & D, 7" Slide fastener or Zipper; Or Other Fasteners May Be Used. View A, 7 Buttons, View B, 4 Buttons. Views C & D 1 Button.

        Fabric Amount Guide

        Waist 23"
        View A
        35" Jumper Top & Shorts Without Nap, 1 7/8 yds.
        54" Jumper Top & Shorts Without Nap, 1 1/4 yds.

        View B
        35" Shorts Without Nap, 1 5/8 yds.
        54" Shorts Without Nap, 1 1/8 yds.

        View C
        35" Shorts Without Nap, 1 1/2 yds.
        54" Shorts Without Nap, 1 1/8 yds.

        View D
        35" Shorts Without Nap, 1 1/4 yds.
        39" Shorts Without Nap, 1 1/8 yds.
        Width at bottom of each leg:
        View A 24 1/2", B 39 3/4", C 37 1/4" and D 34"

        Some common imperial to metric fabric conversions:

        35" (89 cm) , 36" (91.5 cm), 39" (99.1 cm), 44"
        (111.8 cm), 45" (114.3 cm), 1 yd. (91.5 cm)

        1” (25.4 mm), 3/4” (19 mm), 3/8” (9.6 mm), 1/2” (12.7 mm), 1/4 “ (6.4 mm)

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        What You Will Receive

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

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