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      Dawn & Gill
        Sewing Instructions are in English

        1950s Pattern - Versatile Dress

        A trio of flattering necklines vary this double-skirted dress. (A) Cut-out neckline gracefully highlights the long-sleeved version. (B) Slim-skirted dress as Peter Pan collar, three-quarter sleeves. (C) Deep-throated neckline invites jewelry and scarves; self belt.

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

        Size Guide

        Vintage Size: 16
        Bust: 36” (91.4cm)
        Waist: 28” (71.2cm)
        Hip: 38” (96.5cm)
        Back waist length: 16 ½” (42cm)
        Finished back length form back of neck to lower edge –
        3” hem allowed: 45” (114.3cm)

        Sewing Notions

        Thread. Purchased Tailored Shoulder Pads (Optional). Purchased Belt if desired. VIEW A: About 4 ¼ yds. Seam Binding. 3/8 yd. 25” Interfacing. 4 Snaps. VIEW B: About 2 ½ yds. Seam Binding. ½ yd. 25” Interfacing. 3 Buttons. VIEW C: About 4 yds. Seam Binding. ¼ yd. 25” Interfacing.
        14” DRESS PLACKET ZIPPER FOR SIDE OPENING.

        Fabric Amount Guide

        Vintage Size: 16
        VIEW A
        39” Fabric (Without Nap), 4 yds.
        44” Fabric (Without Nap), 3 ¼ yds.
        54” Fabric (Without Nap), 2 5/8 yds.
        VIEW D
        35” Fabric (Without Nap), 3 5/8 yds.
        44” Fabric (Without Nap), 2 7/8 yds.
        54” Fabric (Without Nap), 2 1/8 yds.
        VIEW C
        35” Fabric (Without Nap), 2 3/8 yds.
        44” Fabric (Without Nap), 3 1/8 yds.


        Do not use fabric with a diagonal stripe or a decided diagonal weave. The above yardage does not allow for shrinkage or for matching stripes or plaids. Lower Edge Measurement: Size 16 – Views A and C – 96”; View B – 48”.

        12 pieces pattern

        Recommended Fabrics

        All garments (V.1 jumper even plaid or plain): Cottons and blends; broadcloth, chambray, calico. Linen, Rayons, silk and synthetics; faille, sharkskin, shantung. Wools; jersey, crepe. Jumper also in flannel, tweeds. 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.