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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)

    Skill Level


    Fabric Amount Guide

    Requires 3 1/8 yds (2.85 meters) of 36" wide material (92cm wide). 36" mull for interlining collar, band and cuffs 3/8 yd (34.3cm). Please see the pattern back image for specific details. Check out the extensive range of fabrics from our Recommended Partners.

    Recommended Fabrics

    Poly-cotton blended, Poly-viscose blended, Cotton-poly-viscose. Please refer to pattern back image for more recommendations. See our Fabric Partners

    Sewing Notions

    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.