Vintage 1940s Sewing Pattern, Child's Dress & Bonnet, Smocking
Children's Dress and Bonnet in various styles. Style I the Peter Pan collar and cuffs for the puffed sleeves are made in contrast. In style II the round neckline is lace trimmed and armhole bands are finished with bows at the shoulder.
In style I and II a continuous lap forms a back button closing and the skirt is gathered. Smocking trims the bodice front.
The bonnet is wide-brimmed and smocked. tie ends join to the brim sides.
A copy of the smocking transfer is included
Offered as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern
Suitable for: Chest 20” (50.8cm)
Difficulty Level: Intermediate sewing pattern skills
Recommended fabrics: Cottons, Poly-viscose blended, Cotton-spandex blended.
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Based on availability: 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 will have bought a piece of history!
Please note; our vintage patterns are of the era, and will include age related wear and tear, but of course are still usable.