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      Dawn & Gill
        Sewing Instructions are in English

        40s Classy Housecoat

        A full length 1940’s inspired housecoat Front buttoning housecoat with notched collar, fitted bodice and flared skirt with tie belt and pockets.

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

        Size Guide

        Size: 16 (Vintage size)
        Bust: 34”(86.4cm)
        Waist: /2 28” (71.2cm)
        Hip (7” below natural waistline), 37”(94cm)

        *Finished length from back of neck, /2 54” (137.2cm)
        Width at lower edge, 77” (195.6cm)
        * ½” hem allowed

        Sewing Notions

        Matching thread

        Fabric Amount Guide

        Size: 16 (Vintage size)

        VIEW A -
        35” Material (Without nap), 4 ¾ yds.
        39” Material (Without nap), 4 ¼ yds.
        54” Material (Without nap), 2 7/8 yds.

        VIEW B -
        35” Material (Without nap), 4 3/8 yds.
        35” Material (Without nap), 4 yds.

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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 re-sealable envelope for easy storage. If you choose to purchase the original pattern, you receive a piece of history which may include age related wear and tear.