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Dawn & Gill

    1950s Skirt

    Two extremely smart wiggle skirts. View A has two pleats and View B a deep vent to enable easy measurement. A versatile skirt that is a classic staple to your wardrobe.

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

    Size Guide

    To fit:
    Waist: 32” (81.3cm)
    Hips: 41” (104cm)

    Sewing Notions

    Matching Sewing Cotton, Mercerised Machine Twist, Silk or Nylon Thread (according to the material used). View A – Purchased Belt. View B – Seam Tape.

    Fabric Amount Guide

    With Nap or up or down Design.
    Waist Size: 32” (81.3cm)
    View A
    54” Material, 1 7/8 yds.
    View A
    36” Material, 2 1/8 yds.
    View B
    362 Material, 1 7/8 yds.
    Without Nap or up or down Design.
    View B
    54” Material, 1 1/8 yds.
    View B Petersham
    1” wide, 1 yd.
    Finished Length from Back Waist to Hem, 30 ½”

    Width round edge of skirt, size 36”, when pleated is about 3 yds.
    View A – Width of pleat is 2 ½”. (6.3cm)
    View B – Width of Vent is 4”. (10.2cm)

    2” Hem allowed.
    ½” turnings allowed on all seams.

    5 pieces pattern

    Recommended Fabrics

    Barathea, Woolens, Fine Worsteds, Gaberdine, Linens 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.