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#940B: Slip-on Summer Dress: Circa 1934

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Pattern #940B

Size: 38" bust, 41" hips.

This pattern was published by The du-Barry Pattern Company. Originally the pattern was described as "Ladies' and Misses' slip-on dress. The dress is slashed and closed at neck in front under an attached bow. It may also be closed under the left arm. Short set-in sleeves extend over shoulders to neck, under an applied yoke. Removable tie-belt." Detailed illustrated directions. Pattern dates circa 1934.

Suggested fabrics: Summer dresses were made of rayon print and rayon canton crepe. The colors were blue lilac, applemint, ash rose and national blue.

Materials required: 2-7/8 Yds. wide fabric.

Cost: $18.00

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