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  • Model wearing dress made from Style 1069 pattern
  • Model wearing dress made from Style 1069 pattern
  • Model wearing dress made from Style 1069 pattern
  • Model wearing dress made from Style 1069 pattern
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Dawn & Gill

    50's Draped Dress

    Ca. 1950s; Dress:  A smart sophisticated dress with softly tucked bodice. The slim skirt has draped interest. A choice of two necklines makes it suitable for day or evening wear.

    Offered here as: Paper Pattern and the Original pattern. This pattern is also available as a PDF Download

    Size Guide

    These are actual body, not garment measurements. Buy your pattern by your actual bust measurement.
    Bust: 38” (96.5cm)
    Waist: 31” (78.8cm)
    Hips: 41” (104cm)

    Sewing Notions

    Matching Sewing Cotton, Mercerised Machine Twist, Silk or Nylon Thread (according to material used). 12” Zip. Hooks and Eyes.

    Fabric Amount Guide

    Bust: 38” (96.5cm)
    View A, With or Without Nap or up and down Design
    36” Material, 4 3/8 yds.
    View B, With or Without Nap or up and down Design
    36” Material, 4 3/8 yds.
    View A, With or Without Nap or up and down Design
    54” Material, 3 yds.
    View B, With or Without Nap or up and down Design
    54” Material, 3 yds.
    View A Facing and Interfacing
    36” Taffeta, ¾ yd.
    View B, Facing
    36” Taffeta, 5/8 yd.
    Finished Length of Dress from Back of Neck to Hem, 46 ½”

    Width round lower edge of skirt, size 36”, is about 1 3/8 yds., including pleat.
    2” Hem allowed.
    ½” Turnings are allowed on all seams.

    17 pieces pattern

    Recommended Fabrics

    Wool Delaine, Wool Georgette, Mass Crepe. Fine Woollens See our Fabric Partners

    Skill Level

    Intermediate

    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 re-sealable envelope for easy storage. If you choose to purchase the original pattern, you receive a piece of history which may include age related wear and tear.