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  • 1950s Pattern, Men's Cardigan, Tailored Jacket, Vest, Waistcoat
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      Dawn & Gill

        Tailored Ensemble

        He’ll love you for it, make him the vest or jacket. (A) Handsomely tailored single-breasted jacket has notched lapels, three patch pockets. (B) Cardigan neckline jacket,. (C) Vest has four welt pockets; has buckled belt in back.

        Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern. This pattern is also available in size 42" Chest as a PDF download.

        Size Guide

        Chest: 38” (97cm) Waist: 34" (86.4cm)
        Chest: 40” (101.6cm) Waist: 36" (91.5cm)
        Chest: 42” (106.7cm) Waist: 38" (97cm)

        Sewing Notions

        About 3 ¾ yds. ¼” Bias Fold Tape. (double fold). 6 Buttons for Vest. 3 Buttons for Jacket and 6 Smaller Buttons for Sleeves. Purchased Shoulder Pods and Buckle. About 2 yds. ¼” Pre-shrunk Tape for Front Edge.

        Fabric Amount Guide

        Chest: 38” (97cm) Waist: 34" (86.4cm)
        VIEW A -
        35” FABRIC (No Nap), 3 ¾ yds.
        45” FABRIC (No Nap), 2 ¾ yds.
        54” FABRIC (No Nap), 2 ½ yds.
        35” FABRIC (With Nap), 3 ¾ yds.
        VIEW B -
        35” FABRIC (No Nap), 3 ½ yds.
        45” FABRIC (No Nap), 2 5/8 yds.
        54” FABRIC (No Nap), 2 3/8 yds.
        35” FABRIC (With Nap), 3 ½ yds.
        VIEW A & B -
        39” LINING, 2 3/8 yds.
        25” CANVAS INTERFACING, 1 1/8 yds.
        VIEW C -
        35” FABRIC (No Nap), ¾ yd.
        54” FABRIC (No Nap), ¾ yd.
        35” FABRIC (With Nap),3/4 yd.

        Some common imperial to metric fabric conversions:

        35" (89 cm) , 36" (91.5 cm), 39" (99.1 cm), 44"
        (111.8 cm), 45" (114.3 cm), 1 yd. (91.5 cm)

        1” (25.4 mm), 3/4” (19 mm), 3/8” (9.6 mm), 1/2” (12.7 mm), 1/4 “ (6.4 mm)

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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.