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      Dawn & Gill
        Sewing Instructions are in English

        'Made-by-Mother' Child's Dress

        This girls' “made by mother” dress has alternative necklines and sleeves with cone shaped pockets. Choose from a sweet Peter-Pan style rounded collar or a unique shape neckline, plus optional bib-style front detailing. Additionally the three variations of sleeve include, long sleeves which finish with a cuff; shaped short sleeves that are cut as part of the bodice; or sleeves that finish just above the elbow with a bow detail.

        Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern.

        Size Guide

        Age: 6
        Chest: 24” (61cm)
        Waist: 22” (56cm)

        Sewing Notions

        Matching Sewing Cotton or Silk.

        Fabric Amount Guide

        MATERIALS REQUIRED. With Nap or up or down Design
        Age: 6 yrs.
        Views A & B Short Sleeve 31" Material, 1 7/8 yds.
        Views C&D - Without Collar
        31" Material, 1 ¾ yds.
        View C With Collar 31" Material, 1 ¾ yds.
        With or without Nap or up or down Design.
        Views A & B Short Sleeve 36" Material, 1 ¾ yds.
        Views C & D
        With or Without Collar 36" Material, 1 ¾ yds.
        View B Long Sleeve 54" Material, 1 3/8 yds.
        Without Nap or up or down Design
        View B Long Sleeve 36" Material, 2 yds.
        Views B & C Contrast 36" Material, ¼ yd.
        Contrast Material for Trimming 36” Wide or card of Bias Binding, 3/8 yd.
        Width round lower edge of Skirt Age 8 yrs. is about 1 5/8 yds.
        2 ½”Hem allowed. ½” Turnings are allowed on all Seams.
        Note-To complete garment you will need :-
        Matching Sewing Cotton or Silk.

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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.