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Women in Peplum Dress
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Women in Peplum Dress

Vintage 40s Pattern, 2 Piece Peplum Dress, Top, Skirt *

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40s Housecoat & Dress Pattern

Simplicity 1252; ©1944; Unprinted Pattern. Misses' and Women's Two-Piece Dress: The top, slimly fitted with darts, buttons to the waistline and features a peplum with soft fullness. The slim skirt is seamed down the centre front and back and joined to a waistband. Style I is fashioned with a high neckline which hugs the neck. The sleeves are long. Style II has a V neckline and cap sleeves. A true vintage sewing pattern which does not appear to have been previously used and remains in factory folds.

Offered here as: the Original pattern.

Sewing Skill Level: Intermediate.

Recommended Fabrics: Please refer to pattern back image.

Fabric Amount Guideline: Fabric amounts vary between 2 1/2 yds (2.3 meters) and 4 yds (3.65 meters), depending on width of fabric and style. Please see the pattern back image for specific details. Check out the extensive range of fabrics from our Recommended Fabric Partners.

Size Guide

Bust: 34” (86.4cm) Waist: 28” (71.1cm) Hips: 37” (94cm)

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.

Sizes

Please note that the size number (e.g. size 12) on the reproduced vintage pattern will most likely be completely different to today's sizing. The further back in time you go, the smaller the clothes get, and you may have to adjust up another size or two.

Women
4 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22
Bust 76cm
/30″
81cm
/32″
86cm
/34″
91cm
/36″
96cm
/38″
101cm
/40″
106cm
/42″
111cm
/44″
116cm
/46″
Waist 59cm
/23″
64cm
/25″
69cm
/27″
74cm
/29″
79cm
/31″
84cm
/33″
89cm
/35″
94cm
/37″
99cm
/39″
Hips 84cm
/33″
89cm
/35″
94cm
/37”
99cm
/39″
104cm
/41″
109cm
/43″
114cm
/45″
119cm
/47″
124cm
/49″
Men
Sizes XS S M L XL
Chest (at fullest) 89.5cm / 35" 97cm / 38" 104.5cm / 51" 112cm / 44" 119.5cm / 47"
Waist 59cm / 23″ 64cm / 25″ 69cm / 27″ 74cm / 29″ 79cm / 31″
Hips 84cm / 33″ 89cm / 35″ 94cm / 37” 99cm / 39″ 104cm / 41″
Children
Sizes Age 2 Age 4 Age 6 Age 8 Age 10
Chest 53cm / 21″ 57cm / 22.5″ 61cm / 24″ 66cm / 26″ 72cm / 28.5″
Waist 52cm / 20.5″ 54cm / 21.25″ 58cm / 23″ 61cm / 24″ 63cm / 25″
Height 95cm / 38″ 104cm / 41″ 116cm / 45.5″ 128cm / 50.5″ 140cm / 55

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