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Dawn & Gill

    40s Rare French Tea Dress

    1940's fabulous, ultra rare misses pair of pretty tea dress frocks with puffed sleeves. Pretty tea dresses' for floral or plain fabric. Extremely rare, we have been unable to find another on any database.

    VERY IMPORTANT-PLEASE READ! This pattern is French and the instructions are written in French. Although they are basic instructions you may need to use Google Translate however you will have to fill in some gaps so suitable for an experienced dressmaker. Some information within the instructions has been translated.

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

    Size Guide

    Bust: 36” (91cm)

    Sewing Notions

    Matching thread, buttons.

    Fabric Amount Guide

    Required fabric for 36" (90cm) wide material:
    View 1: 3 yds (2.75 meters)
    Belt: 1/2 yds (0.4 meters)
    View 2: 3 yds (2.75 meters)
    Belt, collar and loops: 7/8 yds (0.75 meters)

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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.