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#940: Ladies and Misses Slip-on Dress: Circa 1927-1928

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Pattern #940

Size: 40" bust, 44-1/2" hips.

This pattern was published by The Chicago Mail Order Company. Originally the pattern was described as "Slip-on Dress. Waist Fronts Underfaced and Rolled with Collar Forming Revers and an Inset Vest. Skirt with Box-Plaits at the Center, Joining Waist in Front; Back in One piece. Long Bishop Sleeves. Separate Belt". Minimal directions. Pattern dates circa 1927-1928.

Suggested fabrics: Slip-on Dresses were made of wool Cherilaine, silk flat crepe, silk crepe satin, and wool French crepe. The colors were black, brown, bisque, tan, blue, navy blue, mahogany, and powder blue.

Materials required: 3-5/8 Yds. 36" wide.

Cost: $21.00

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