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      Dawn & Gill

        Vintage WW2 Dress Set Pattern

        For a slimline fit that will turn heads get this 30s classic. Our elegant, feminine and curve enhancing dress has gathers and darts, a gathered bodice and sleeves, which is dart fitted with a shaped waist and a choice of sleeves in 3 lengths. This dress has everything you need and more for full on glamour and sophistication.

        Offered here as; Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern. This pattern is also available as a PDF download.

        Size Guide

        Size: 18 (Vintage size)
        Bust: 36" (91.4cm)
        Waist: 30" (76.2cm)
        Hips: 39" (99.1cm)

        *Finished length from back of neck, about: 47 ¼” (121cm)
        Width at lower edge, about: 1 ¾ yds.

        Sewing Notions

        Matching thread

        Fabric Amount Guide

        View A -
        39” Material (With nap), 3 3/8 yds.
        39” Material (Without nap), 3 3/8 yds.
        54” Material (Without nap), 2 3/8 yds.
        Sleeve Top Interlining – 44” Organdy, 3/8 yd.
        View B -
        35” Material (Without nap), 3 ½ yds.
        39” Material (Without nap), 3 ¼ yds.
        39” Material (With nap), 3 ¼ yds.
        Sleeve Top Interlining – 44” Organdy, 3/8 yd.
        Belt Interlining – 1 ½” Soft Belting, 1 yd.
        View C -
        35” Material (Without nap), 3 ¼ yds.
        39” Material (Without nap), 3 yds.
        Sleeve Top Interlining – 44” Organdy, ¼ yd.

        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)

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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 resealable envelope for easy storage. If you choose to purchase the original pattern, you receive a piece of history which will include age-related wear and tear.