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  • Four men wearing different styles of jacket.
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Dawn & Gill

    60s Men's Leisure Jacket

    1963 - MEN'S LEISURE JACKET AND ZIP JACKET: Both jackets have long set-in sleeves eased to fit cuffs, lined patch pockets and optional top-stitching detail. V. 1 jacket features a collar and center front separating zipper, and is not lined. Lined jacket in V. 2 has V neckline, front button closing and optional purchased elbow patches.

    Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern.

    Size Guide

    Chest: 42” (106.7cm), 44” (111.8cm)
    Waist: 38” (96.5cm), 40” (101.6cm)
    Neck base girth: 16” (40.6cm), 16.5” (41.91cm)

    Finished back length of jacket: 28 ¼” (71.8cm)

    Sewing Notions

    View 1 and 2: Thread, two 5/8” buttons, tailored shoulder pads (opt.). View 1: 22” separating type zipper, bias seam binding. View 2: Four 7/8” buttons, purchased suede or cotton patches (opt.).

    Fabric Amount Guide

    *Extra fabric required for matching plaids, stripes, one-way design fabrics. Use nap yardage and nap layout for one-way design.

    View 1 Jacket – Even lengthwise striped or plain fabric
    35” or 36” with nap, 3 3/8 yds.
    35” or 36” without nap, 3 1/8 yds.
    44” or 45” with nap, 2 5/8 yds.
    44” or 45” without nap, 2 ½ yds.
    54” without nap, 2 1/8 yds.

    View 2 Jacket - *Plaid or plain fabric
    35” or 36” with or without nap, 3 1/8 yds.
    41” or 42” with or without nap, 2 5/8 yds.
    44” or 45” with or without nap, 2 ½ yds.
    54” with or without nap, 2 ¼ yds.

    View 1 Pocket lining – ¼ yd. 35”, 36”, 39”, 44”, 45” lightweight without nap.
    View 1 Jacket interfacing – 3/8 yd. of 32”, 35”, 36” woven or non-woven fabric.

    View 2 Jacket lining
    35”, 36” or 39” without nap, 2 5/8 yds.
    44” or 45” without nap, 2 1/8 yds.

    View 2 Jacket interfacing – 7/8 yd. of 32”, 35”, 36” woven or non-woven fabric.

    Recommended Fabrics

    Cottons and blends; poplin, sailcloth, home-spun, corduroy, cotton suede. Linens. Synthetics and blends. Wools and blends: flannel, plaids, checks, stripes. V. 2 also in silks & blends. 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.