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Dawn & Gill

    50s Bolero Dress

    This is a smooth waisted sheath dress with buttoned bolero effect. Option A has Below-the-elbow sleeves with contrasting loose trimmed collar 'n cuffs. Option B has no collar 'n cuffs. Option C is a sleeveless version with a square neckline.

    Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern.

    Size Guide

    Bust: 34"/86cm Waist: 26"/66cm Hips: 36"/91cm

    Skill Level


    Fabric Amount Guide

    Fabric amounts vary from 2 1/4 yds (2.1 meters), depending on view. Please see the pattern back image for specific details. Check out our extensive range of fabrics from our Recommended Fabric Partners

    Recommended Fabrics

    Wool, Linen, Chambray, Rayon Flannel, Cotton. This style is not suitable for striped or plaid fabric or fabric with a diagonal weave. See our Fabric Partners

    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.