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Dawn & Gill

    50s Detachable Collar Dress

    MISSES AND WOMEN'S ONE-PIECE DRESS WITH DETACHABLE NECK AND SLEEVE TRIM AND COLLAR AND CUFFS: Bodice of this young looking style features V-neckline and button front closing, Gored skirt flares gracefully, Set-in sleeves may be short or three quarter length. View 1 detach able collar and cults are contrasting. View 2 is shown with contrasting neck and sleeve trim.

    Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern

    Size Guide

    Size: 18 ½ (Vintage size)
    Bust: 37” (94cm)
    Waist: 32” (55.9cm)
    Hips: 41” (114.1cm)

    Finished Back Length of Dress: 45 ½” (115.6cm)

    Sewing Notions

    VIEW 1 AND 2: - 2 spools of Thread; Contrasting Thread; 12” Dress Type Zipper for dress side opening. Bias Seam Binding; Tailored Shoulder Pads, Belt, Buckle – (Optional). VIEW 1: - 4 Buttons. VIEW 2: - 3 Buttons

    Fabric Amount Guide

    Extra Fabric is required for matching plaids, stripes and one way design fabrics.
    VIEW 1
    35” or 36” fabric without nap,4 1/8 yds.
    44” or 45” fabric without nap, 3 ¼ yds.
    54” fabric without nap, 2 7/8 yds.
    35” or 36” fabric without nap, 5/8 yd.
    39” fabric without nap, ½ yd.
    44” or 45” fabric without nap, ½ yd.
    VIEW 2
    35” or 36” fabric without nap, 3 7/8 yds.
    39” fabric without nap, 3 5/8 yds.
    44” or 45” fabric without nap, 3 yds.
    VIEW 2 – DETACHABLE TRIM – 5/8 yd. of 35”, 36”, 39”, 44” or 45” fabric without nap
    Width Lower Edge of Dress, 92 ½”
    25” fabric, 3/8 yd.
    35” or 36” fabric, ¼ yd.

    Recommended Fabrics

    V.1: Cotton, broadcloth, linen, pique, rayon, tissue faille, taffeta, wool; contrast detachable collar and cuffs: Cotton, pique, nylon, rayon. V.2: Cotton, pique, linen, polished cotton, cotton tweed, rayon, tissue faille, taffeta; contrast detachable trim: Cotton, nylon, rayon. See our Fabric Partners

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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 re-sealable envelope for easy storage. If you choose to purchase the original pattern, you receive a piece of history which may include age related wear and tear.