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Dawn & Gill

    50s Rockabilly Dress and Jacket

    The duo you can always rely on! Dress boosts a wonderful cut out neckline, hint of sleeves and a slim four gore skirt. Superb fit of a jacket. (A) contrast the collar and cuff facing (B) One Fabric.

    Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern.

    Size Guide

    Size: 18 (Vintage size)
    Bust: 36” (91cm)
    Waist: 30” (76cm)
    Hips: 39” (99cm)
    Finished length from back of neck to lower edge of jacket – 1 ½” hem allowed: 23” (58.5cm)
    Finished back length of skirt from natural waistline – 2” hem allowed: 30 ¾” (78.2cm)

    Sewing Notions

    About 4 ¼ yds. ½” Seam Binding. 2 Buttons and Purchased Tailored Shoulder Pads for Jacket. Purchased Belt if desired.

    Fabric Amount Guide

    YARDAGE FOR
    VIEW A DRESS AND JACKET
    35” FABRIC (Without Nap), 5 1/8 yds.
    44” FABRIC (Without Nap), 4 1/8 yds.
    54” FABRIC (Without Nap), 3 3/8 yds.
    CONTRAST FACING & CUFFS
    35” & 39” FABRIC (All Fabrics), 7/8 yd.
    VIEW B DRESS AND JACKET
    35” FABRIC (Without Nap), 5 ¾ yds.
    44” FABRIC (Without Nap), 4 5/8 yds.
    54” FABRIC (Without Nap), 3 7/8 yds.
    VIEWS A & B
    25” INTERFACING, 1 ¼ yds.
    Note: This design is not suitable for fabrics with diagonal stripes or a decided diagonal weave. The above yardage does not allow for shrinkage or for matching stripes or plaids.
    Lower Edge Measurement of Dress: Size 16” – 48”
    12” DRESS PLACKET SLIDE FASTENER FOR SIDE OPENING.

    Recommended Fabrics

    Lightweight Wools, Rayon Flannel, Shantung, Faille, Taffeta, Linen, Pique, Cotton Broadcloth. 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.