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Dawn & Gill

    40s Retro Blouse Pattern

    Imagine yourself in this delightful blouse reminiscent of the 1940’s! Wear it during the day, wear it at night, and mix with matching contrasting fabrics to give you the uniqueness you deserve! Blouse is fitted with long or short sleeves and features a peplum and side zip opening.

    Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern. 

    Size Guide

    Size: 16 (Vintage size)
    Bust: 34” (86.4cm)
    Waist: 28” (71.1cm)
    Hip (7” below natural waistline): 37” (94cm)
    Finished View B length from back of neck: 21 ¼” (54cm)

    Sewing Notions

    Matching thread, 10” Slide Fastener For Side Opening

    Fabric Amount Guide

    VIEW A -
    39” Material (Without nap), 2 yds.
    42” Material (Without nap), 1 7/8 yds.
    52” Material (Without nap), 1 ½ yds.
    VIEW B – Striped Material (Blouse Cut Crosswise)
    35” Lengthwise Striped Material
    Leather Belt, 1 ¾ yds.
    VIEW B – Plain Material
    35” Material (Without nap), 1 5/8 yds.
    39” Material (Without nap), 1 ½ yds.
    VIEW C -
    35”” Material (Without nap), 1 ½ yds.
    39” Material (Without nap), 1 ¼ yds.

    Recommended Fabrics

    Printed rayon, Viscose, Cotton or Silk, Crepe, Tub silk, Jersey, Satin. See our Fabric Partners

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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.