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      Dawn & Gill
        Sewing Instructions are in English

        50s Blouse & Cummerbund

        BLOUSE AND CUMMERBUND: The front of this stylish blouse and collar are cut in one, the back is gathered to a deep yoke and kimono sleeves are featured. View 1 has long sleeves gathered to a pointed cuff. Top stitching or saddle stitching trim blouse. View 2 has three-quarter sleeves gathered to sleeve bands and turned back cuffs. Top stitching or saddle stitching used as trim. View 3 has short sleeves with cuffs. This pattern states its for a Bust 30 but does in fact make up larger to fit up to a 34".  A very similar pattern is 1226 in a bust 36"

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

        Size Guide

        Size: 12 (Vintage size)
        Bust: 30” (76.2cm)
        Waist: 25” (63.5cm)
        Hip: 33” (83.82cm)
        Finished Back Length from Base of Neck to Lower Edge of,
        Blouse: 22 ¼” (56.6cm)

        Sewing Notions

        VIEW 1, 2 AND 3: - 2 spools of Thread: 6 Strand Embroidery Thread for saddle stitching-(Optional). VIEW 1:-7 Buttons. VIEW 2 AND 3-3 Button.

        Fabric Amount Guide

        Extra Fabric is required for matching plaids, stripes and one way design fabrics.
        VIEW 1
        35” fabric, 3 yds.
        39” fabric, 2 5/8 yds.
        54” fabric, 1 7/8 yds.
        VIEW 2
        35” lengthwise striped or plain fabric, 2 ¾ yds.
        39” lengthwise striped or plain fabric, 2 ¼ yds.
        VIEW 3
        35” fabric, 2 1/8 yds.
        39” fabric, 2 yds.
        44” fabric, 1 ¾ yds.
        CUMMERBUND – ¼ yd. 35” or 39” fabric.
        VIEW 1, 2 OR 3 – INTERFACING
        35” fabric, ¾ yd.

        Recommended Fabrics

        V. 1 Cotton, broadcloth, rayon, taffeta, wool jersey. V. 2. Lengthwise st. or plain cotton, chambray, rayon. V. 3. Cotton, pique, rayon, shantung. Cummerbund: Cotton, 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 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.