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An EvaDress 'Advents-Kalendar' of RED! Day 15

Alexandra Reynolds 1940s blouse dress EvaDress Patterns frock Pattern Tour shirtwaist dress Vintage Patterns

In a sort of Advents-Kalendar way, I will post 'red' for each day of December through Christmas and link the image as closely as possible to EvaDress Patterns (in pattern tour form)!
Here is the fifteenth, a 1940's red crepe shirtwaist style dress, per
1940's Red crepe shirtwaist style
Sew the look using our 1940 softly-detailed shirtwaist style dress pattern, originally by Simplicity:
1940 Shirtwaist pattern, originally by Simplicity
For a more casual version, use a rayon print such as, that at Telalinda Fabrics:
'Amada' cotton poplin

Originally by Simplicity, the back and front shoulder yoke are cut in one. The front blouse gathers to a pointed yoke at right and left shoulders. A nine-gored skirt joins blouse at natural waistline. Three-quarter or short sleeves are finished with inside tucks at lower edge or long sleeves are also provided

3474 yoke construction detail

3/4" seams are given at underarm (all side) seams and 1/2" seams are given on all other edges.

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