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      Dawn & Gill

        Sports Shirt & Boxer Brief Pyjama Set

        MEN’S SPORT SHIRT AND BOXER SHORTS.
        Sports shirt can be worn over or tucked into the boxer shorts which are elasticized at the waist. (A) Short-sleeved sport shirt in contrast fabrics. (B) Shirt and shorts in one fabric. (C) Cuffed, long sleeved sport shirt. Life's too short to not wear matching, 1950s pyjamas- right?

        Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern.

        Size Guide

        Size: Medium
        Chest: 38”-40” (97cm-102cm)
        Neck: 15” – 15 ½” (38.1 cm - 39.4 cm)

        *Sleeve Length: 34” (86.4cm)
        Finished outside leg seam of shorts from natural waistline – 1 ½” turn-up: 18 ½” (47cm)

        *For Sleeve Length Measure from socket bone at center back of neck over point of shoulder to swell of hand including cuff.

        Sewing Notions

        7/8 yd. 25” Interfacing. 3/8 yd. 35” Twill for Side Pocket and Fly. About 1 ¼ yds. 1” Elastic. Views A & B, 5 Buttons. View C, 7 Buttons.

        Fabric Amount Guide

        YARDAGE FOR: Size: Medium
        Chest: 38”-40” (97cm-102cm)
        Neck: 15” – 15 ½” (38.1 cm - 39.4 cm)

        VIEW A - SHORTS, SLEEVE & BACK
        35” FABRIC (No NAP), 3 yds.
        54” FABRIC (No NAP), 2 yds.
        CONTRAST FRONT, COLLAR ETC.
        35” FABRIC (No NAP), 1 ½ yds.
        54” FABRIC (No NAP), 7/8 yd.

        VIEW B – SHIRT & SHORTS
        35” FABRIC (No NAP), 4 ¼ yds.
        39” FABRIC (No NAP), 3 7/8 yds.

        VIEW C SHIRT
        35” FABRIC (No NAP), 3 ½ yds.
        39” FABRIC (No NAP), 2 7/8 yds.

        SHORTS
        35” FABRIC (No NAP), 1 ¾ yds.
        39” FABRIC (No NAP), 1 ½ yds.

        Note: The Butterick shirt pattern does not allow for shrinkage or for matching plaids. If fabric is not pre-shrunk it should be shrunk before cutting. Width at bottom of each leg. Medium Size – 26” (66.1cm)

        11” SLIDE FASTENER FOR FLY CLOSING.

        Recommended Fabrics

        Rayon, Gabardine, Denim, Linen, Shantung, Crepe, Flannel. See our Fabric Partners

        Skill Level

        Intermediate

        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.