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Dawn & Gill

    1950s Men's Rockabilly Shirt

    A stylish men's shirt dating from the 1950’s featuring an unusual neck fastening. The pull-over style with wide collar is a flattering style, with a choice of long or short sleeves and a chest pocket.

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

    Size Guide

    Medium:
    Chest: 38"- 40" (96.5cm-101.6cm)
    Neck: 15" - 15.5" (38cm-39.4cm)
    Finished length from back of neck: 28 1/2”
    Finished Sleeve length from back of neck for View B: 33”

    Large:
    Chest: 42”- 44” (106.7cm-111.8cm)
    Neck: 16” - 16.5” (40.6cm-41.9cm)
    Finished length from back of neck: 28 ¾”
    Finished Sleeve length from back of neck for View B: 34”

    NOTE: Length of sleeve is measured from center back of neck to shoulder and down to lower edge of cuff

    Sewing Notions

    Matching thread.

    Fabric Amount Guide

    Medium: 15" - 15.5" (38cm-39.4cm)
    VIEW A -
    35” Without Nap**, 2 5/8 yds.
    45” Without Nap**, 2 yds.
    Interfacing -
    27” Cambric, ¼ yd.

    VIEW B -
    35” With Nap* or Without Nap**, 3 3/8 yds.
    39” Without Nap**, 2 7/8 yds.
    45” Without Nap**, 2 ½ yds.
    54” Without Nap**, 2 yds.
    Interfacing -
    27” Cambric, 3/8 yd.

    Large: 16” - 16.5” (40.6cm-41.9cm)
    VIEW A -
    35” Without Nap**, 2 3/4 yds.
    45” Without Nap**, 2 1/8 yds.
    Interfacing -
    27” Cambric, ¼ yd.

    VIEW B -
    35” With Nap* or Without Nap**, 3 3/8 yds.
    39” Without Nap**, 3 ¼ yds.
    45” Without Nap**, 2 ½ yds.
    54” Without Nap**, 2 ¼ yds.
    Interfacing -
    27” Cambric, 3/8 yd.

    *WITH NAP means fabric with one way design, or with nap or pile.
    ** WITHOUT NAP means fabric with either way design, or without nap or pile.

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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 both 8.5"x11" Letter and A4 printing. This digital download will print actual size full scale pattern pieces.