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      Dawn & Gill

        50s Pocket Dress

        Fitted bodice, wide straps and square neckline. Dress has buttons to the side and large deep pockets. 

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

        Size Guide

        Bust: 40” (101.6cm)
        Waist: 32” (81.3cm)
        Hips: 42” (106.7cm)

        Sewing Notions

        Matching thread, 6 Buttons, Press-Studs, Hooks and Bars.

        Fabric Amount Guide

        Yardage for
        36” Material without nap, 4 ¼ yds.
        32” Suitable Interlining, 7/8 yd.

        Extras required: 6 Buttons, Press-Studs, Hooks and Bars.
        Hem measurement 36” (91.4cm) bust size approx. 1 ¾ yds.
        This pattern is cut in bust sizes 32, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44

        8 pieces pattern

        Some common imperial to metric fabric conversions:

        35" (89 cm) , 36" (91.5 cm), 39" (99.1 cm), 44"
        (111.8 cm), 45" (114.3 cm), 1 yd. (91.5 cm)

        1” (25.4 mm), 3/4” (19 mm), 3/8” (9.6 mm), 1/2” (12.7 mm), 1/4 “ (6.4 mm)

        Recommended Fabrics

        Rayons, Silks, Cottons, Linen, Jersey, Fine Woolens. 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 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.