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  • Model wearing dress made from Anne Adams36 pattern
  • Model wearing dress made from Anne Adams36 pattern
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Dawn & Gill

    1950's 'Sunshine' Dress

    Wide strapped sundress, cuffed bodice, darted to the waist and centre seam.  Bolero Jacket to complete this sunshiny look.

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

    Size Guide

    Vintage Size: 24
    Bust: 42” (106.7cm)
    Waist: 36” (91.4cm)
    Hip (2” below natural waistline): 45” (114.3cm)
    Finished back length (from base of neck to lower skirt edge with 2 ½” turn-up allowed for hem): 47” (119.4cm)
    Width at lower edge, about: 3 ¾ yds.

    Sewing Notions

    1 – 100 yd. spool of thread fpr dress, Seam binding.
    1 – 100 yd. spool of thread for bolero, 16” neck type, zipper.

    Fabric Amount Guide

    VIEW 1 DRESS & BOLERO
    35” Fabric (without nap), 5 3/8 yds.
    39” Fabric (without nap), 5 yds.
    VIEW 1 or 2 BOLERO LINING
    39” Fabric (without nap), 1 1/8 yds.
    VIEW 2 DRESS WITH CONTRASTING BOLERO
    DRESS
    35” Fabric (without nap), 4 ¾ yds.
    42” Fabric (without nap), 4 ¼ yds.
    BOLERO
    35” Fabric (without nap), 1 3/8 yds.
    42” Fabric (without nap), 1 1/8 yds.
    NOTE: For bolero lining see View 1 yardage

    Recommended Fabrics

    Novelty cotton, Linen, Shantung, Novelty Rayon or Silk. Plisse, Crepe. Lining: Taffeta, Wider width cottons. See our Fabric Partners

    Skill Level

    Intermediate

    What You Will Receive

    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.