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.
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