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1940s Patterns


Slim dress: 1940s

Bust 34", Waist 28", Hips 37"

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Jackets: Three Styles Circa 1940s

Bust 30", Waist 26", Hips 33"

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Button-front Dress with Pleated Skirt: Dated 1940

Bust 38" bust, Waist 32", Hips 41".

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Misses' and Women's Blouse Set: Dated 1940

Bust 32"

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Misses' Evening Dress: Dated 1940

Bust 32"

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Misses' Blouse, Shorts and Skirt: Dated 1940

Bust 38"

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Misses' and Women's Square-Neck Dress: Circa 1940

Bust 32"

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Misses' Dress with Gathered Waist: Circa 1940-1944

Bust 32"

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Misses' and Women's Two-Piece Dress: Circa 1940 - 1941

Bust 32"

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Misses' and Women's Full Length Fitted Coat: Circa 1940-1941

Bust 32"

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Misses' Dress with Pleated Skirt: Dated 1941

Bust 32"

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Playsuit and Skirt or Bra Top and Shorts: Circa 1941-1942

Bust 34"

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Misses' and Women's Dress with Heart-Shaped Neckline: Circa 1941-1942

Bust 36"

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Dress for Evening, Graduation and Weddings: Circa 1942

Bust 34" bust, Hips 37"

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Junior Miss and Misses' Culotte and Unlined Jacket: Circa 1942

Bust 30"

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Ladies' and Misses' Button-Front Dress: Dated 1942

Bust 38"

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One-Piece Dress: Circa 1942-1943

Bust 36", Hips 39"

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Ladies' and Misses' Dress with Shrug: Circa 1942-1943

Bust 34"

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Misses' Two-Piece Suit Dress: Circa 1943

Bust 36"

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Misses' and Women's Two-Piece Dress: Dated 1943

Bust 30"

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Misses' and Women's Day Dress: Circa 1943

Bust 32"

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Misses' Two-Piece Dress: Circa 1943

Bust 30"

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Misses' Two-Piece Dress with Ruffles: Circa 1943

Bust 34"

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Bride's Dress: Dated 1944

Bust 32"

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Sew-Simple" One-Piece Dress: Circa 1944-1945

Bust 38", Hips 41"

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Dress with Gathered Cap Sleeves: Circa 1947-1948

Bust 34"

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Misses' and Women's Two-Piece Dress with Peplum:Circa 1947-1948

Bust 32"

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Button-Front Blouse in 4 Styles: Circa 1948

Bust 32"

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