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  • Women wearing a summer or party dress made up from ST386 sewing pattern
  • Women wearing a summer or party dress made up from ST386 sewing pattern
  • Women wearing a summer or party dress made up from ST386 sewing pattern
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Dawn & Gill

    Vintage 1960s  Strappy Dress, Bolero, Blouse & Full Skirt

    Summer or party dress worn under bloused jacket – or separate blouse and skirt. A full summer wardrobe in a single pattern.

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

    Size Guide

    These are actual body, not garment measurements. Buy your pattern by your actual bust measurement.
    BUST: 38” (96.5cm)
    WAIST: 31” (78.8cm)
    HIPS: 41” (104.1cm)

    Sewing Notions

    Matching thread, according to material used. View A, Dress: 14” zip. Seamtape. View B, Skirt: 7” zip. View A or B, jacket or Blouse: 4 buttons, approx. ¾” in diameter. Hook & Bars.

    Fabric Amount Guide

    BUST: 38” (96.5cm)
    View A, Dress & Jacket without nap 36” material, 4 ½ yds.
    36” material, ½ yd.
    32” vilene, 1 1/8 yds.
    Dress only
    36” material, 3 1/8 yds.
    32” vilene, ¾ yd.
    View B, Blouse & Skirt without nap 36” material, 4 1/8 yds.
    Blouse only
    36” material, 1 ¾ yds.
    32” material, 3/8 yd.
    Skirt only
    36” material, 2 ¾ yds.
    Petersham or washable belt backing, approx. 1” wide, 1 yd.
    View A or B Optional Interfacing
    32” vilene, 2 5/8 yds.
    Finished back length of dress from natural neckline to hem, 45”
    Finished back length of jacket or blouse neckline to hem, 19”
    Finished length of skirt from waistband, 28 ½”
    Width round lower edge, size 36”, is approx. 2 ¼ yds.
    2” hem allowed. 5/8” turnings allowed on all seams.

    14 pieces pattern

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    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.