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  • Model wearing dress made from The People 494 pattern
  • Model wearing dress made from The People 494 pattern
  • Model wearing dress made from The People 494 pattern
  • Model wearing dress made from The People 494 pattern
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Dawn & Gill

    50's Glamorous High-waisted Dress

    Very flattering high waisted dress to accentuate your curves. Buttoned bodice with slight gathers and collar. Gored skirt. 

    This pattern is also available as a PDF Download.

    Size Guide

    Bust: 42” (106.7cm)

    Sewing Notions

    Matching thread, buttons.

    Fabric Amount Guide

    Bust: 42” (106.7cm)
    SLEEVELESS
    36” Material, 4 3/8 yds.
    WITH SLEEVES
    36” Material, 4 5/8 yds.

    Recommended Fabrics

    V.1 dress and jacket: V. 2 dress: Cottons and blends: sateen, velveteen. Linen. Rayons, silks and synthetics: faille, shantung, brocade, crepe, satin, peau de sole. Overskirt, both views, lace, embroidered flouncing, sheers, taffeta, net. 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.