1940s Long or Short Sleeve Dress and Jacket Sewing Pattern



Dress or Dress and Jacket. The dress has a draped front bodice gathered and set onto a centre front
panel with side skirt panels and a one piece back skirt panel. You can choose between short or long
sleeves, both darted at the top to create the puffed effect. The jacket is unlined, is curved at the
front edges with a patch pocket either side. The sleeves are darted at the top same as long sleeve

As usual with these wartime patterns and the fact fabrics were very limited due to the war effort,
so anything would work, eg: Cotton, Linen, Viscose, Woollens

To fit Bust 38 ins. Waist 31 ins. Hip 42 ins.

Skill level: Intermediate

The pattern has basic step by step instructions and a helpful sewing guide

Additional information


Paper pattern, Downloadable PDF pattern

Bust size

38 Bust