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Dawn & Gill

    40s High-Waist Knickers

    Rare 40s ladies panties. In two styles, with or without elasticated waist and lace hem.

    Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern

    Size Guide

    Waist: 28” (71.1cm)
    Hips: 37” (94cm)

    Sewing Notions

    Matching Sewing Cotton or Silk, Buttons, Elastic

    Fabric Amount Guide

    Note: View A straight cut suitable for Celanese Locknit & Nylon Tricot only. View A bias cut suitable for Silks and Rayons.
    Without Nap or up or down Design.

    View A (Cut Straight)
    36” Material, 7/8 yd.
    View A (Cut on Bias)
    36” Material, 7/8 yd.
    View A (Cut on Straight)
    48” Material, 5/8 yd.
    View B (Cut on Straight)
    36” Material, 1 1/8 yds.
    Finished Length of Side Seam, View A: 10 ½”
    Finished Length of Side Seam, View B: 12 ½”

    ½” Turnings are allowed on all seams.

    Recommended Fabrics

    Washing Silks, Rayons, Nylon, Tricot, Celanese Locknit See our Fabric Partners

    Skill Level


    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.