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      Dawn & Gill

        1940s Pretty Retro Tea Dresses

        Ooh ladida! Pretty tea dresses' by Emily Bru, with beautiful shaped yoke and French instructions.V1 has a mandarin collar and version 2 a round neck. Each dress has puffed sleeves with turn over cuff. The dress fits well to the waist and flares out slightly to midi length perfect for any occasion.

        IMPORTANT-PLEASE READ! This pattern is French and the instructions are written in French. Although they are basic instructions you may need to use Google Translate however you will have to fill in some gaps so suitable for an experienced dressmaker. 

        Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern

        Size Guide

        Bust: 36" (91cm)

        Sewing Notions

        Matching thread

        Fabric Amount Guide

        Some common imperial to metric fabric conversions:

        35" (89 cm) , 36" (91.5 cm), 39" (99.1 cm), 44"
        (111.8 cm), 45" (114.3 cm), 1 yd. (91.5 cm)

        1” (25.4 mm), 3/4” (19 mm), 3/8” (9.6 mm), 1/2” (12.7 mm), 1/4 “ (6.4 mm)

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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.