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This adorable 1940s Piccadilly Lady's Dress by Sirdar is perfect to knit for everyday living.  The Dress has a v neck front, fitted waist and flared skirt. Refine your wardrobe with the charming day dress.




Bust:  width all around at underarm 34 inches

Waist:  width all around at waist 27 inches

Length:  from top of shoulder 43 inches



Original Yarn  suggestion and needle size info:   
19 oz Sirdar Crepe Wool, Light

2 oz Sirdar Crepe Wool, Dark

No. 11 needles (3.00 mm)

1  Zipp Fastener, 10 inches

3⁄4 yard Petersham, 2 inches width

1 Crochet Hook



Worked at a tension of 8 stitches to 1 inch in width.


The original yarn may not be available due to the age of the pattern. Select the yarn type that is closest to the weight of the original yarn.


When reworking the pattern it is best to knit a tension swatch with your chosen yarn. To get the correct measurements, your tension must be the same as stated in the pattern.


Happy Knitting!


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1940s Piccadilly Lady's Dress

  • You are buying a restored, recoloured and reformatted DIGITAL COPY of the original knitting pattern only. It is NOT the original pattern or finished product. Your PDF will be available to download once payment is confirmed.

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