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  • Line drawing of all pattern pieces included in "1940s Pattern, WWII Men's Shirt"
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      Dawn & Gill

        1940s Men's Classic WWII Shirt 

        Keep it classic, keep it 40s! With a split back yoke and back pleats, this stylish WWII inspired design for a shirt is easy to adapt for a more custom and comfortable fit. The pattern features a collar that attaches with studs, and optional whale bone collar stiffening. 

        Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern.

        Size Guide

        Neck: 14.5" (36.8 cm)
        Collar: 15" (38cm)

        Sewing Notions

        Matching thread

        Fabric Amount Guide

        SIZES AND MATERIAL QUANTITIES
        NECK SIZES, 36.8cm (14 ½”)
        COLLAR SIZES, 38.1cm (15”)
        36” material, 2.9m (3 1/8 yds.)
        36” mull for interlining collar, bands, and cuffs, 0.4m (3/8 yd.)

        Recommended Fabrics

        Cotton, Shirting, Poplin, Chambray, Corduroy, Denim, Poly-cotton blended, Lightweight Wools, Cotton twill, Sateen, Flannel. See our Fabric Partners

        Skill Level

        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.