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  • Models wearing variations of the dress with variations to cape collars and cuffs made from Weldons 644 pattern
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      Dawn & Gill

        Versatile Afternoon Dress With Cuffs & Two Capes

        Princess dress with moulded waistline. Wear the detachable cape with a dash or not at all. It is smart enough to wear in the street and. The draped neckline will provide a contrast in colour.

        Versatile enough to easily expand your wardrobe by adding contrasting capes. Velvet is favored, also crepe de chine and satin.

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

        Size Guide

        Vintage Size
        Bust 36” (91.5cm)
        Waist: 30” (76.2cm)
        Hip 40” (101.6cm)

        Please note only bust and waist size is stated on the actual pattern and waist and measurement has been taken from a 1930s size chart.

        Sewing Notions

        Matching thread, Fell ribbon, hooks, buttons (6 to fasten dress), Extra buttons for cuffs

        Fabric Amount Guide

        Dress with cape collar
        4 1/8 yards of 36” (3.8 meters of 91.5cm) fabric for either version

        Afternoon Dress
        2 1/2 yards of 54” ( 2.3 meters of 1.4meter) fabric
        ½ yard of 36” trimming material (0.5 meters of 91.5cm)

        Cuffs & two capes
        Trimmed cape
        1 3/8 yards of 36” (1.3 meters of 91.5cm) fabric.
        1 ¾ yards of 3” fur trimming (1 meter of 7.6cm)

        11 pieces pattern

        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)

        Recommended Fabrics

        Basket weave, wool, Crepe, jersey, modern day equivalents., tweed, velvet, fur, crepe de chine, satin.

        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