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  • Model wearing coat: back fullness made from Butterick 3590 pattern
  • Model wearing coat: back fullness made from Butterick 3590 pattern
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Dawn & Gill

    40s Coat Pattern

    This youthful fitted coat has distinctive epaulet shoulders; high three-button closing; inset belt across the back accenting the fullness and the bloused above-the waist look. Fur or fur-fabric collar, revers, and flap pockets are optional.

    Offered here as: Paper Pattern and the Original pattern.

    Size Guide

    Vintage Size: 18
    Bust: 36” (91.4cm)
    Waist: 30” (76.2cm)
    Hip: 39” (99.1cm)
    Finished length from back of neck to lower edge, 2” turn-up, in size 16: 43” (109cm)

    Sewing Notions

    Shoulder Pads: ¼ yd. 27” Crinoline in Sizes 12 to 16 or 3/8 yd. in sizes 18 to 40. About 3 yd. ¼” Cotton Tape for Front Edges. About 3 ¼ yds. ½” Ribbon Seam Binding. 3 buttons. 3/8 yd. 35” Flannel for Fur or Fur Fabric trim.

    Fabric Amount Guide

    View A
    54” Without Nap, 2 ¾ yds.
    54” With Nap, 2 7/8 yds.
    54” Fur Fabric, 3/8 yd.
    View B
    39” without Nap, 4 yds.
    54” without Nap, 2 ¾ yds.
    View A & B
    39” Lining, 3 ¼ yds.
    35” Interfacing, 1 3/8 yds.
    Lower Edge, 66”

    20 pieces pattern

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    What You Will Receive

    If you select a Paper Pattern, you will receive a true to scale reproduction sewing pattern printed on A0 premium paper, along with instructions, and a full-colour front cover. Your pattern will arrive, in a clear resealable envelope for easy storage. If you choose to purchase the original pattern, you receive a piece of history which will include age-related wear and tear.