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McCall's 8189 Misses' Dress sewing pattern

£11.50
M8189 A5

A pretty 1881 miss top pairs with the 1881 skirt, M8191. This afternoon visiting or walking ensemble is worn while paying calls on friends and neighbours. It should be made of practical fabrics in shades of navy, brown or dark green to conceal dust, soot or mud. The self-fabric ruched trim is at the collar, elbows and hemline. Bows of contrast fabric are at the neckline and back. The top has formfitting seams, opens down the front and is underlined with cotton. McCall's Sewing pattern, design by Angela Clayton

FABRICS: Silk. Underlining: Medium Weight Cotton, Broadcloth, Muslin.
*With Nap **Without Nap
Cotton/Cotton Blends. Contrast: Satin/Sateen,
Note: Fabric requirement allows for nap, one-way design or shading. Extra fabric may be needed to match design or for shrinkage.
NOTIONS: Fourteen 1/2" (1.3 cm)-5/8" (1.5 cm) Buttons-to-Cover, Sixteen Hooks and Eyes, One Waistband Hook and Bar, 11/4 yds. (1.2 m) of 5/8" (1.5 cm) Twill Tape.
Size Combinations: A5(6-8-10-12-14),E5(14-16-18-20-22)
Fabric widths given in inches.
SIZES 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22
TOP
45"*** 51/4 51/4 51/4 53/8 53/8 57/8 57/8 57/8 6 yds.
60"*** 37/8 37/8 4 4 4 41/2 45/8 45/8 43/4 yds.
CONTRAST - 45"** - 21/8 yds.
UNDERLINING
45"*** 11/2 11/2 11/2 11/2 11/2 11/2 11/2 15/8 15/8 yds.
FINISHED GARMENT MEASUREMENTS
Measurement at bustline
TOP 381/2 391/2 401/2 42 44 46 48 50 52
Back length from base of neck
TOP 291/2 293/4 30 301/4 301/2 303/4 31 311/4 311/2

Fabric widths given in centimeters.
SIZES 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22
TOP
115 cm*** 4.8 4.8 4.8 5.0 5.0 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.5 m
152 cm*** 3.6 3.6 3.7 3.7 3.7 4.2 4.3 4.3 4.4 m
CONTRAST - 115 cm** - 2.0 m
UNDERLINING
115 cm*** 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.5 m
FINISHED GARMENT MEASUREMENTS
Measurement at bustline
TOP 98.3 100.3 103.3 107 112 117 122 127 132
Back length from base of neck
TOP 75.3 76.0 76 76.6 77.3 78.0 79 79.6 80.3