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  • You can contact us about your pattern at any time by 'chat' or by emailing us; vintagepatternssewbeeit@gmail.com and we promise to respond within 24 hours;
  • We know you’ll love this sewing pattern as much as we do. If you aren't satisfied with a paper pattern you have a 30-days from receipt to return it;
  • We dispatch between 1-3 business days;
  • We never charge for domestic shipping and our international shipping is always at a reduced rate.
Dawn & Gill

    WWII Coat with Detachable Cape Pattern

    This fabulous on trend 'Clara' cape coat is a sure winning way to inject some easy glamour into your new-season look. Whether thrown over an evening dress or worn over jeans, this style will instantly add elegance to any look. Imagine all of those vibrant wools, which are available right now? With a front-button closing, fitted with darts at the front waistline, the sleeve is cut in two sections and a Peter Pan collar finishes the neck edge. The coat is lined and side-entrance pockets in the front seam are optional. In Style 1, the coat and detachable cape are lined with contrasting fabric. Style 2 features cuffs cut in one with the sleeves. 

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

    Size Guide

    Size 6
    Bust 30" (76cm)
    Waist 25" (63.5cm)
    Hips 33" (84cm)

    Size 8
    Bust 33" (84cm)
    Waist 26" (66cm)
    Hips 35" (88.9cm)

    Size 10
    Bust 35" (89cm)
    Waist 28" (71cm)
    Hips 37" (94cm)

    Size 12
    Bust 37" (94cm)
    Waist 30" (76cm)
    Hips 39" (99cm)

    Size 14
    Bust 39" (99cm)
    Waist 32" (81cm)
    Hips 41" (104cm)

    Size 16
    Bust 41" (104cm)
    Waist 32" (81cm)
    Hips 43" (109cm)

    Size 18
    Bust 43.5" (110.5cm)
    Waist 36.5" (92.5cm)
    Hips 45.5" (115.5cm)

    Skill Level

    Intermediate

    Fabric Amount Guide

    Fabric amounts vary between 3.4 yds (3.1 metres) and 6 yds (5.5 metres), depending on width of fabric, size and views. Please see the pattern back image for specific details.

    Recommended Fabrics

    Velveteen, Corduroy, Wool, Broadcloth, Rayon or wool flannel, Gaberdine, Serge, Faille, Tafetta, Linen, Chambray, Melton, Suede cloth, Tweed, Twill, Plaid fabric. See our Fabric Partners

    Sewing Notions

    Style 1 & 2: 3 spools of thread; 1/4" (8.24 cm) wide Cotton Twill Tape (Optional); Buttonhole Twist (Optional); 6 Buttons, Triangular Shoulder Pads. Style 1 - Hook.

    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.

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