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Dawn & Gill

    Long Line Dress Pattern

    ONE-PIECE DRESS “EASY-TO-MAKE”
    Four-piece skirt has gathers each side of centre-front seam and joins the bodice at waist-line. Open or closed neck-line below flared collar from built-up neck in back. Long sleeves pushed up for shorter length. Scarf or cummerbund included.

    Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern.

    Size Guide

    Bust: 36” (91.5cm)
    Waist: 30” (76.2cm)
    Hips: 39” (99.1cm)

    Bust: 38”(96.5cm)
    Waist: 32” (81.3cm)
    Hips: 41” (104.2cm)

    Sewing Notions

    Matching thread

    Fabric Amount Guide

    YARDAGE
    Fabrics printed in one direction require with nap measurements.
    Size: 18 (Vintage size)
    Bust: 36” (91.5cm)
    DRESS
    Without Nap| 36”, 3 5/8 yds.
    With | or
    Without Nap| 39”, 3 3/8 yds.
    Without Nap| 54”, 2 ½ yds.
    CUMMERBUND OR SCARF
    With | or
    Without Nap| 39”, 1 yd.
    INTERFACING
    35” or 39”, 3/8 yd.
    BELT INTERFACING
    Muslin 35”, ¼ yd.
    12” Dress Placket Fastener
    Length of dress at centre-back from natural neck-
    Line (inches), 47 ½” (120.7cm)

    Size: 20 (Vintage size)
    Bust: 38” (96.6cm)
    DRESS
    Without Nap| 36”, 3 5/8 yds.
    With | or
    Without Nap| 39”, 3 1/2 yds.
    Without Nap| 54”, 2 ½ yds.
    CUMMERBUND OR SCARF
    With | or
    Without Nap| 39”, 1 yd.
    INTERFACING
    35” or 39”, 3/8 yd.
    BELT INTERFACING
    Muslin 35”, ¼ yd.
    12” Dress Placket Fastener
    Length of dress at centre-back from natural neck-
    Line (inches), 48" (123cm)

    3" 'hem allowed.
    | With nap, pile or one-way design.
    | Without nap or pile, or with design in both directions.
    Shoulder Pads: Cotton wadding for padding and V4 yard of 39" material for facing.
    Above requirements do not allow for shrinkage.
    Yardage does not allow for matching squares when a plaid fabric is used.

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    Skill Level

    Beginner / Intermediate

    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