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Dawn & Gill

    1940s Retro Teen Tea Dress

    Whether you feel like a stroll in the park, going out for tea or a night in with friends, this versatile little tea dress with not disappoint. Team with chunky trainers and a leather jacket, throw on your sunglasses and you are a modern Miss - or Mrs! View 1, Dress with pockets has collared neckline and buttoned to front including capped sleeves; Purchased Belt. (2) Dress without pockets and with self-belt.

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

    Size Guide

    Bust: 29" (74cm)
    Width across back, 4" (10cm) below neck -12 1/4" (31cm)
    Waist: 24" (61cm)
    Hips: 7" (18cm) below natural waistline) 32” (81cm)

    Width across back, 4" (10cm) below neck 12" 1/4" (31cm)
    Length at centre-back, 2" (5cm) hem allowed 41"(104cm)
    Width at lower edge, about 87"(221cm)

    Skill Level

    Beginner / Intermediate

    Fabric Amount Guide

    MATERIAL REQUIRED
    View 1, Dress with pockets - Purchased Belt
    35" (90cm) Material (without nap) 2 7/8 yds (2.63 metres)
    39" Material (without nap) 2 5/8 yds (0.57 metres)
    42" Material (without nap) 2 1/2 yds (2.3 metres)

    View 2, Dress without Pockets - Self Belt
    35" inch material (without nap) 2 3/4
    yds (2.5 metres)
    42 inch material (without nap) 2 1/2 yds (2.3 metres)

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    Sewing Notions

    Buttons, Buckle or purchased belt. Snaps or dress placket slide fastener. Seam binding for skirt hem. 2 x 50 yd. spools of thread

    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.