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      Pattern # 118
    Ladies 1840's to 1860's Wrapper, Work-Dress, Maternity Dress


     
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    Price: $19.00

    Product Code: P118
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    Description
     
    1840s-1860 Ladies Adjustable Morning Dress, Wrapper, and Maternity Dress; with two, one or no darts, depending on the desired fit,
    bishop, coat and close sleeves as well as a mancheron or cap sleeve, and three different collar options. Approximately 1840's-1860's.
    View A is a bishop sleeved wrapper with a piped jewel neckline, which can be left open over a fancy petticoat. View B is a close sleeved wrapper
    with mancherons and a standing collar. View C is a coat sleeved wrapper with a flat collar which can be cut large or small. All views have a
    one-piece front, cartridge pleated skirt and a optional drawstring.

    Fabric: Cotton calico, cotton chintz, cotton broadcloth, wool broadcloth, wool challis, wool crepe, silk taffeta. Lining: Any kind of cotton most
    wrappers seem to have been lined with scrap fabrics. Interfacing: A medium weight interfacing.
    Notions: All views - 8, 1/2" buttons or 14 hooks and eyes, more will be required if the dress buttons all the way to the hem.
    Fine cotton cooking twine or cotton knitting yarn.

    This dress was called different things according to the style and fabric. It is a morning dress. If left undarted and loose at the waist it is
    a wrapper. If darted, confined at the waist with a belt, and made with finer materials it is a gown suitable for a wider range of occasions. If
    it is made of materials that will wash, or wool and finished plain, it can be called a work dress. Worn loose it can be worn for maternity


    Average Customer Review: 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 4 Write a review.

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    A+! August 24, 2015
    Reviewer: Lindsey Foster from Marietta, GA United States  
    I am so pleased with my purchase! I bought the wrapper pattern (118) and it arrived incredibly quickly. The quality is fabulous, and the instruction booklet is thorough. I only wish the bag the pattern itself came in was bigger- it would be nice to be able to more easily store the pattern sheets after use!

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    Wrapper with options! August 23, 2015
    Reviewer: Trisha Colvin from Jacksonville, NC United States  
    I'm a new sewist & and the pattern is a little intimidating.  I love the options & with help, I'll try to do this.

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    Pattern d118 July 14, 2015
    Reviewer: Talia Peterson from IN, United States  
    Haven't cut my dress out yet, but this is my second Laughing Moon dress pattern,and I love them! I had borrowed a wrapper pattern from another maker and had a hard time following the directions even as an experienced sewer. Not so with LM! I come straight here every time. Great customer service as well. Thank you!

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    Wrapper April 27, 2015
    Reviewer: Geri Royer from Sacramento, CA United States  
    This pattern is a good pattern.  I'm not super happy with the fit on me but most of that has to do with my weight loss and other health issues.

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