Wearing History #R113 - 1910s WWI Era Elsie Blouse Pattern
Wearing History 1910s WWI Era Elsie Blouse Pattern
"Ladies' Shirt Waist without Lining"
Perfect for a historically-correct look for World War I and 19-Teens events!
Pattern is transcribed from a period original pattern from the 1910s and has the original written sewing instructions which are very minimal and text only. It is suggested for advanced dressmakers as it has not been tested for fit or construction.
From the back of the original pattern:
"The Front of Waist Rolled Back to form Revers, or Closing to the Neck. Long One-piece Sleeves with Turn-back Cuffs, or Straight Sleeve-bands; perforated for Short Sleeves."
Pattern includes Bust Sizes 32" to 48"
No waist size was originally indicated. Original pattern size was a 38" bust.
Yardage for 44" fabric:
1 7/8 yards to 2 1/4 yards