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  • Model wearing Clara coat with two suggested fabrics
  • A checked woollen cape coat
  • Coat without the detachable cape
  • 1940's Clara Cape Coat with Detachable Cape
  • women wearing cape coat
  • Pattern Back Cover - Line drawings of all garment views, front and back. Line drawing of all pattern pieces included in pattern.
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      Dawn & Gill

        WWII Coat with Detachable Cape 

        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. The princess coat, secured 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. Note: This pattern now comes as 'all sizes in one pattern'. 

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

        Size Guide

        Bust 33" (84cm),
        Waist 26" (66cm).
        Hips 35" (88.9cm).
        UK/AU/NZ Size 8; USA 4; European 34.

        Bust 35" (89cm).
        Waist 28" (71cm).
        Hips 37" (94cm).
        UK/AU/NZ Size 10; USA 6; European 36.

        Bust 37" (94cm).
        Waist 30" (76cm).
        Hips 39" (99cm).
        UK/AU/NZ Size 12; USA 8; European 38.

        Bust 39" (99cm).
        Waist 32" (81cm).
        Hips 41" (104cm).
        UK/AU/NZ Size 14; USA 10; European 40.

        Bust 41" (104cm).
        Waist 32" (81cm).
        Hips 43" (109cm).
        UK/AU/NZ Size 16; USA 12; European 42.

        Bust 43.5" (110.5cm).
        Waist 36.5" (92.5cm).
        Hips 45.5" (115.5cm).
        UK/AU/NZ Size 18; USA 14; European 44.

        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.

        Fabric Amount Guide

        Fabric amounts: 5.5 yards (5 meters) of 54" wide fabric.

        Recommended Fabrics

        Velveteen, Corduroy, Covert, Wool broadcloth, Rayon or Wool flannel, Faille, Taffeta, Linen, Chambray, Melton, Suede cloth, Tweed, Twill, Plaid fabric.

        An Image illustrates the fabrics: Pure Luxury - Boiled Wool - Hot Rust and Hornswoggle - Tweed from our Recommended Partner Croft Mill.
        See our Fabric Partners

        Skill Level

        Intermediate

        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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