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      Dawn & Gill

        Midi Dress with large Collar & Cuffed Sleeves

        Midi length dress with large collar and inset sleeves with turned backed cuffs – short or below the elbow length. 

        NOTE – A flattering bow or buttons give charm to this dress

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

        Size Guide

        Bust: 38” (96.5cm)
        Waist: 32” (81.3cm)
        Hips: 41” (104.1cm)

        Sewing Notions

        To complete garment, you will need: - Matching Sewing Cotton or Silk. Shoulder Pads

        Fabric Amount Guide

        With or Without Nap or up or down Design.
        Bust Sizes: 38” (96.5cm)
        ¾ Sleeve A or B
        36” Material, 4 yds.
        Short Sleeve A or B
        36” Material, 3 ¾ yds.
        ¾ Sleeve A or B
        54” Material, 2 ¾ yds.
        Petersham Ribbon for Bow All Sizes A, 1 yd. x 3 ½” Wide
        Petersham Ribbon for Cuffs All Sizes A, 1 yd. x 1” Wide

        Finished Length from Back of Neck to Hem, 46 ½”
        Width round lower edge of Skirt size 36” is about 2 yds.
        2” Hem allowed. ½” Turnings are allowed on all Seams.

        9 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)

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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.