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      Dawn & Gill
        Sewing Instructions are in English

        50s Pretty Princess Slip

        Fabulous pinup style, slim or flared below the waistline slip. Princesse slip, slim or flared below the waistline. Camisole top. Flared or straight, the petticoat is finished with a narrow waistband. Buttoned closing at underarm. Fitted panties button at left side.

        Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern. This pattern is also available as a PDf download.

        Size Guide

        Size: 20 (Vintage size)
        Bust: 38" (97cm)
        Hips: 41" (104cm)

        Sewing Notions

        Matching thread

        Fabric Amount Guide

        No allowance for matching plaid or stripes.
        VIEW A – ONE TONE
        35” Without Nap|, 3 ½ yds.
        39” Without Nap|, 2 ½ yds.
        39” Without Nap|, 2 ¼ yds.
        VIEW B – ONE TONE
        35” Without Nap|, 3 yds.
        39” Without Nap|, 2 ¾ yds.
        39” Without Nap|, 2 5/8 yds.
        VIEW C
        39” Without Nap|, 2 3/8 yds.
        VIEW D
        39” Without Nap|, 2 yds.
        35” Without Nap|, 1 ½ yds.
        39” Without Nap|, 1 3/8 yds.
        4” Lace Banding for Yoke A or B, 1 5/8 yds.
        1 ½” Lace Edging for A or D, 2 ¾ yds.
        1 ½” Lace Edging for B or C, 2 1/8 yds.
        1 ½” Lace Edging for Pantie, 2 3/8 yds.
        ½” Ribbon for Shoulder Straps, 1 5/8 yds.
        14” Zipper for Slip
        WIDTH at lower edge of View A or D in size 16 is 83 ½” (about 2 ¼ yds.).
        WIDTH at lower edge of View C or D in size 16 is 62 ½” (about 1 ¾ yds.).
        No Hem allowed.
        | Without nap or pile or with a two-way design.

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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.