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  • 1940's Clara Cape Coat with Detachable Cape
  • 1940's Sewing Pattern: Clara Cape Coat with Detachable Cape - Multi-sized - Vintage Sewing Pattern Company
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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 

    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 or the Original Pattern. This pattern is also available as a PDF download.

    Size Guide

    Bust 30" (76cm)
    Waist 25" (63.5cm)
    Hips 33" (84cm); USA 2; European 32
    UK/AU/NZ Size 6

    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. Note; Fur collar is not included in pattern but can easily be adapted from the original collar. Check out the extensive range of fabrics from our Recommended Partners.

    Recommended Fabrics

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