Dropped Waist Dress by Patons & Baldwins

Dropped Waist Dress

Knitting
March 1948
Light Fingering ?
7 stitches = 1 inch
in stockinette stitch
To fit 34-36" bust, 36-38" hips
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Out of print. This pattern was available for free.

Pattern calls for 9 oz. of the darker color and 7 oz. of the lighter colour.
Gauge is measured on (imperial) needle size 10. Stitch pattern gauge is 8 sts to an inch.

Materials:
Three yards binding for facings and seams
Five buttons
A medium sized crochet hook

Measurements:
To fit 34-36” bust; 36-38” hips; length from top of shoulder to edge of hem 40”; sleeve seam 18.5”.

Note: all pieces of one color are knitted separately and seamed together. No intarsia or other colourwork.