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Dawn & Gill

    Casual 50s Sports Shirt

    Casual shirts with convertible collars, back yoke and side slits. (A) Long sleeved view with two breast pockets. (B) View with one pocket. (C) Short sleeved shirt with one pocket. (D) Pocketless version of C.

    Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern.

    Size Guide

    Size: MEDIUM
    Neck: 15”-15 ½” (38.1cm - 39.4cm)
    Chest: 38”-40” (96.5cm - 101.6cm)

    *Sleeve Length: 34” (86.4cm)
    *Length of sleeve is measured from center back of neck to shoulder and down to lower edge of cuff.

    Sewing Notions

    ALL VIEWS: 7/8 yd. 25” Interfacing. 1 Small Button for Neck Opening. VIEW A: 10 Buttons. VIEW B: 8 Buttons. VIEWS C AND D: 4 Buttons.

    Fabric Amount Guide

    Neck: 15”-15 ½” (38.1cm - 39.4cm)
    Chest: 38”-40” (96.5cm - 101.6cm)

    VIEW A & B
    35” FABRIC (Without Nap), 3 ½ yds.
    44” FABRIC (Without Nap), 2 5/8 yds.
    54” FABRIC (Without Nap), 2 1/8 yds.
    35” FABRIC (With Nap), 3 5/8 yds.
    VIEW C & D
    35” FABRIC (Without Nap), 2 ¾ yds.
    44” FABRIC (Without Nap), 2 1/8 yds.

    Note: The above yardage does not allow for shrinkage or for matching stripes or plaids. If fabric is not pre-shrunk, it should be shrunk before cutting.

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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.