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  •   Model wearing dress made from Simplicity 4856 pattern
  • Model wearing dress made from Simplicity 4856 pattern
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      Dawn & Gill
        Sewing Instructions are in English

        Draped Dress

        The smart surplice bodice is gathered at the side seam and finished with a V neckline. The skirt front is gathered to the lowered waistline seam. Style I has three quarter length sleeves and the short sleeves of Style II are fashioned with an interesting drape.

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

        Size Guide

        Vintage Size: 12
        Bust: 30” (76cm)
        Waist: 25” (63cm)
        Hip: 33” (83cm)
        Finished Back Length from Base of Neck to hem of;
        Dress: 42” (106cm)
        Width Around Lower Edge of;
        Dress: 55 ¼” (140cm)

        2” (5cm) TURN UP FOR HEM OF DRESS

        Sewing Notions

        Sewing Notions
        STYLES I-II – Button fastening OR slide fastener; seam binding; triangular shoulder pads (optional); matching thread 100 yds.

        Fabric Amount Guide

        WITHOUT NAP OR UP OR DOWN DESIGN UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED
        NOTE: - Additional material is required when: - not pre-shrunk -matching stripes, nap materials and plaids – for extra seam allowance when material ravels.
        If this garment is shortened 2”, it will require 1/8 yd. less fabric than yardage given for every size except Style I on 54” material and Style II on 39”, 41” material and 54” material.
        STYLE I – THREE QUARTER SLEEVES
        35” material, 3 ¼ yds.
        39” material with nap, 3 1/8 yds.
        39” material, 3 yds.
        41” material, 2 5/8 yds.
        54” material, 2 yds.

        STYLE II – SHORT SLEEVES
        35” material, 3 yds.
        39” material with nap, 2 7/8 yds.
        39” material, 2 ¾ yds.
        41” material, 2 3/8 yds.
        54” material, 2 yds.

        STYLE I OR II
        TRIANGLE SHAPED SHOULDER PADS – ¼ yd. of 35” muslin or use purchased pads.
        ONE NON-SEPARABLE SLIDE FASTENER – 9” or 10” long used in side opening or dress or ready-made button fastening.

        ¾” (1.9cm) SEAMS – INDICATED BY SMALL “S”
        ½” (1.2cm) IS ALLOWED ON OTHER EDGES UNLESS OTHERWISE INSTRUCTED

        8 pieces pattern

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        Skill Level

        Intermediate

        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