1940s Nightgown & Housecoat, NL40-6310
NL40-6310; 1940s Nightgown & Housecoat
12-piece pattern originally by Superior Patterns, 'You'll look so pretty in this matching gown and (house) coat.
Give a new lift to your bedtime appearance by making yourself this enchanting low neckline gown cut with a tiny midriff and a (bias cut skirt) sweeping full body!
Yes, it is intended to give you extra stature, to flatter your figure and to encourage you to feel alluring in a new way.
The long coat, following the same narrow midriff, sweeping skirt silhouette completes, with this gown, an ensemble of real luxury.'
SUGGESTED FABRICS: Rayon sheer, Dimity, Lawn or rayon crepe.
They also suggested, 'The gown may be made of flower print crepe and the coat of sheer plain crepe, although the usual plan will be to make both gown and coat of the same material.'
The gown is also offered, as a separate.
Size set A fits 14-20 (32" to 38" bust, 26-1/2" to 32" waist, 35" to 41" hip).
Size set B fits 40-46 (40" to 46" bust, 34" to 40" waist, 43" to 49" hip).