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  • Model wearing dress with sun-ray design made from LR 652 pattern
  • Model wearing dress with sun-ray design made from LR 652 pattern
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Dawn & Gill

    1950s Sun-Ray Dress 

    A very versatile dress, crosses over at bodice to form flattering soft pleats and tie to side. Cam be worn as short sleeves or long sleeves.

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

    Size Guide

    Vintage Size: 22
    Bust: 42” (106.7cm)
    Waist: 34” (86.4cm)
    Hips: 44” (111.8cm)
    Length: Nape of neck to hem: 46 ¾” (118.8cm)

    Sewing Notions

    24” ‘LIGHTNING’ Zip Fastener, Hooks and Eyes, Matching ‘SYLKO’

    Fabric Amount Guide

    Length: Nape of neck to hem: 46 ¾” (118.8cm)
    Yardage for
    54” Material without nap
    Dress, Either Sleeve, 2 5/8 yds.
    36” Material without nap
    Dress, Either sleeve, 4 yds.
    Hem measurement of 36” bust size, approx. 47 ¾”

    8 pieces pattern

    Recommended Fabrics

    Satin, brocade, silk, rayon, lightweight jersey. 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.