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Pattern by McCall
Pattern Number #655
The pattern is: Complete, FACTORY FOLDED, no envelope just print out images for your reference, otherwise uncut and complete with instructions.
Size: 18 Bust: 36 Waist: 30
Little gems of jackets—for afternoon and evening wear. One is shirred all-over; another embroidered; and the fluffiest of all it the bolero, made of curtain net and darned with Angora. For the embroidered jacket, use fine crewel wool or six strand cotton. The shirred jacket is made with elastic sewing thread. And as to the bolero—the Angora design comes printed on the pattern. You baste the net over it and darn in and out where the design shows through—and you'll love doing it
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