E-PATTERN 1940 Dress E40-3474
D40-3474; 1940 Dress
10-piece pattern originally by Simplicity, 'Back and front yoke cut in one. Front blouse gathers to pointed yoke. A nine-gored skirt joins blouse at natural waistline. Three-quarter or short sleeves are finished with inside tucks at lower edge. Long sleeves are also provided'.
3/4" seams are given at underarm (all side) seams and 1/2" seams are given on all other edges.
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This E-Pattern will print onsheets of Letter or A4-size paper. Full instructions are in this download to help you do everything you need on your home printer, if you wish.
Interestingly, the original pattern from which this was drafted came from the same owner of the original to this pattern:
Size set A fitting 14-20 (32" to 38" bust, 26" to 32" waist, 35-1/2" to 41-1/2" hip).
Size set B fitting 40-46 (40" to 46" bust, 34" to 40" waist, 43-1/2" to 49-1/2" hip).