Get Career Wear circa 1942 in this easy-to-use pattern!
Are you tired of wearing mannish suits to the office? Crave a time when women’s clothing was more feminine? Need a jacket and skirt that don’t look like what everyone else at work is wearing? This suit is this year’s hot ticket!
Based on an original pattern from 1942, our suit consists of a knee-length flared belted skirt and hip-length jacket with flattering princess lines. Jacket can be made with short sleeves or long. Neckline can button to throat or open into revers (lapels).
All sizes (busts 30″ to 48″) come in the same envelope. Also included are assembly instructions, embellishment suggestions, and the extensive historical notes you’ve come to expect from Reconstructing History.
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Fabric Suggestions: suit weights
Notions: buttons, 7″ zipper or snaps, hooks and eyes, shoulder padding
Yardage: 3.5 yards 54″ wide or 5 yards 40″ wide
Patterns Will Ship 26th January!
Buying this pattern constitutes a pre-order. This pattern is currently in production. Your card will be charged at the time of order and the pattern will ship before the end of January. By placing a pre-order, you agree for us to charge your card now to help us with production costs. In return, you will have one of the first patterns that prints. Please allow time to print and ship your pattern. Any items ordered with a pre-order will wait to ship until the pre-order prints. If you need to have something right away, please place a separate order for that item.