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      Dawn & Gill

        50s Simple Kimono Wrap Blouse

        This “Simple to Make” blouse is styled with overlapping fronts fastening at lower edge, a V neck and kimono sleeves. View 1 has three-quarter sleeves. Front and neck edges are detailed with an easily applied notched band. View 2 has short sleeves and contrasting bands at front and sleeve edges. View 3 has cap sleeves and has a wide V neck.

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

        Size Guide

        Vintage Size: 16
        Bust: 34” (86.4cm)
        Waist: 28” (71.2cm)
        Hip: 37” (94cm)
        Finished Back Length of Blouse: 19 7/8” (50.5cm)

        Sewing Notions

        VIEW 1, 2 AND 3: - 2 spools of Thread; Bias Seam Binding – (Optional). VIEW 1 AND 2: - Round Shoulder Pads – (Optional). VIEW 2: - Contrasting Thread

        Fabric Amount Guide

        VIEW 1
        35” fabric, 2 ½ yds.
        39” fabric, 2 ¼ yds.
        54” fabric, 1 5/8 yds.
        VIEW 2
        35” lengthwise striped fabric (cut crosswise), 1 ¾
        39” lengthwise striped fabric (cut crosswise), 1 5/8 yds.
        54” crosswise striped jersey (cut crosswise), 1 1/8 yds.
        VIEW 2 – CONTRAST – 5/8 yd. of 35”, 39” or 54” fabric.
        VIEW 3
        35” fabric, 1 ½ yds.
        39” or 44” fabric, 1 3/8 yds.

        9 pieces pattern

        Recommended Fabrics

        View 1: Cotton, pique, rayon, wool, wool jersey. View 2, lengthwise striped cotton, rayon, crosswise striped wool jersey. Contrast: Cotton, rayon, wool. View 3: cotton, chambray, rayon, taffeta. See our Fabric Partners

        Skill Level

        Beginner/ 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 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.