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Dawn & Gill

    50s Sophisticated Pinup Swing Dress

    Meet "Pattie", our seductive and very beautiful, post war classic easy to make design. A sophisticated rockabilly style, with softly draped yoke and gathered skirt. With the fitted detailed bodice, which would look amazing made with lace. This dress is a sure winner to turn heads. A classic dress which will be suitable for any occasion, whether its for a bride, a bridesmaid, maid of honour or dancing til dawn, you can wear it at a tea party or dress it down for day-time with flat heels and a scarf.

    Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern.

    Size Guide

    Bust: 32"/81cm Waist: 24"/61cm Hips: 35"/87cm Dress length: 45.5"/114cm

    Skill Level


    Fabric Amount Guide

    Fabric amounts vary from 4 1/2 yds (4.1 meters) to 4 3/4 yds (4.3 meters), depending on width of fabric. Please see the pattern back image for specific details. Check out our extensive range of fabrics from our Recommended Partners

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    Sewing Notions

    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