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  • 1950s Pattern, Men's Set of Waistcoats
  • man wearing waistcoat
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      Dawn & Gill
        Sewing Instructions are in English

        Set of 50s Smart Waistcoats

        A must have in any gentleman's wardrobe. Finished with a neat, faced neckline or a fold back revere collar, this waistcoat can be made in two lengths with a choice of welted, patch, or pockets with a flap covering and has adjustable waist tabs for a smart fit.

        Men’s vests to make in the new plaids or checks as well as monotones. These have adjustable waist tabs, (A) Cardigan neckline; welt pockets. (B) Cardigan neckline; flap pockets. (C) Notched lapel collar; patch pockets.

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

        Size Guide

        Chest: 38” (97cm)
        Waist: 34” (86 cm)

        Finished length from back of neck to lower edge -
        No hem: 21 ¼”

        Sewing Notions

        View A & C, 6 Buttons; View B, 5 Button. Interfacing: View A, ¾ yd. 35” Muslin; View B, 5/8 yd. 35” Muslin, View C, ¾ yd. 27” Hair Canvas.

        Fabric Amount Guide

        YARDAGE FOR Size,
        Chest: 38” (97cm)
        Waist: 34” (86 cm)

        VIEW A -
        35” FABRIC (All Fabrics), ¾
        39”- 54” FABRIC (All Fabrics), ¾
        35” LINING, 1 1/8

        VIEW B -
        35” FABRIC (All Fabrics), ¾
        54” FABRIC (All Fabrics), 5/8
        35” LINING, 1

        VIEW C -
        35” FABRIC (Without Nap), 1
        54” FABRIC (All Fabrics), ¾
        35” LINING, 1

        39” FABRIC (All Fabrics), ¾
        Note: The above yardage does not allow for shrinkage or for matching plaids.

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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.