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Dawn & Gill

    Elegant Nightgown Pattern

    This wonderful War-time Nightgown has front gathers below the shoulders. Skirt is cut on the bias and top-stitched to surplice bodice. Fig.1: Armholes are faced with bias binding. fig II: cap sleeves are used. lace trims surplus bodice.

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

    Size Guide

    Bust: 40” (102cm)
    Waist: 34” (86cm)
    Hips: 43" (109.1cm)

    Finished Back Length from Top of Shoulder to Hem of:
    Nightgown, 54"
    Width Around Lower Edge of:
    Nightgown, 75"

    Sewing Notions

    FIGURE I-II - Matching thread 50 yds. FIGURE 11-1" wide lace edging.

    Fabric Amount Guide

    35" material, 3 1/4 yds.
    39" material, 3 1/8 yds.

    35" material, 3 3/8 yds.
    39" material, 3 yds.

    LACE EDGING, 1" wide, 2 1/8 yds.

    Note:- Additional material required when:- not pre-shrunk - matching stripes - for extra seam allowance when material ravels. Interfacing for Collar, 35" thin muslin, 3/8 yds.
    Embroidered Edging, 1 5/8 wide, yds. 4 1/8

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    Cotton, Fleece, Silk, Wool, Linen, Satin, Viscose, Cotton Polyester and Rayon. See our Fabric Partners

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    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 will include age related wear and tear!