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      Dawn & Gill
        Sewing Instructions are in English

        Sleek 30s Evening Gown

        1930’s dress with shaped bodice and waist, sweeping skirt and shawl cape.
        Please note that all dress pieces are present; how-ever the skirt guide and placket pieces (both very small minor pieces) are no longer present. Shirring at shoulders achieves soft fullness in blouse front. Shoulder cape falls to deep point at back. Skirt has an inset godet at left side and joins blouse in shaped line.

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

        Size Guide

        Bust: 42” (106.7cm)
        Waist: 36” (91.4cm)
        Hips: 45” (114.3cm)

        Sewing Notions

        Matching thread

        Fabric Amount Guide

        YARDAGE (With Nap)
        GODET 35”, 39” or 72”,
        Length at center back from natural neck-line,
        NOTE: Godet and blouse front are cut bias – Nap is disregarded on cape back.
        Width at lower edge of frock in size 34 is about, 2 7/8 yds.
        No Hem allowed.
        Above requirements do not allow for shrinkage.
        Yardage does not allow for matching squares when a plaid fabric is used.

        Recommended Fabrics

        Silk crepe, Satin, Heavy sheer crepe, Velvet, Frock with Contrasting Godet also in: Lace
        Chiffon, Heavy sheer crepe, Silk crepe, Lace, Net, Rayon, Celanese or Bemberg
        See our Fabric Partners

        Skill Level


        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.