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  • 1950s Pattern, Men's Sports Shirt in Three Styles
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      Dawn & Gill
        Sewing Instructions are in English

        1950s V Necked Men's Sports Shirt

        Our super stylish men's sports shirt features a unique V detail 'Jonny' style placket. Sew it up long cuffed, elbow length, or short sleeves and either a standard hem or switch things up and add a waistband to the bottom for a more casual look. You'll be turning heads with this one!

        Offered here as; Paper Pattern. This pattern is also available as a PDF download.

        Size Guide

        Chest: 38-40" (97-102cm)
        Neck 15-15 1/2" (38-39.4cm)

        Finished length from back of reg. neckline of B or C, 28"
        Sleeve B length from center back of neckline, 33"

        Sewing Notions

        Thread, One 3/8" Button, Two 1/2" Buttons for View A or B

        Fabric Amount Guide

        VIEW A - Shirt
        35" Fabric without nap, 1 7/8 yds.
        VIEW A - Contrast
        35" Lengthwise Strip -
        Without nap, 1 yd.

        VIEW B
        35" Fabric with nap, 3 1/4 yds.
        35" Fabric without nap, 3 1/8 yds.
        45" Fabric without nap, 2 3/8 yds.
        52" Fabric without nap, 2 yds.
        Collar and Cuff Interfacing, 27" Cambric, 1/4 yd.

        VIEW C
        35" Without nap, 2 5/8 yd.
        45" Without nap, 2 yds.

        VIEW A or C
        Collar Interfacing, 27" Cambric, 1/8 yd.

        Recommended Fabrics

        SUGGESTED FABRICS: Striped fabrics, chambray, linen, cotton, broadcloth, poplin, cotton or synthetic shirtings, flannel, corduroy for view B. See our Fabric Partners

        Skill Level


        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.