I just finished making McCall 3968–a terrific skirt pattern from 1940.  Even though there were no directions with the pattern pieces, it went together like a breeze.  I made it in a navy lightweight wool. 

Here I am wearing the new skirt with the ruffled blouse I also made:

And here with my ness shoes, bag and jacket (and refashioned 1940′s hat with Ness fabric trim):

I love this jacket and the skirt goes perfectly with it!

Here’s the pattern envelope so you can see the skirt pattern:

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Eleen Fashions September 30, 2010 at 5:39 pm

Simply adorable! It is put together so nicely and looks so great on you!

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Wearing History September 30, 2010 at 7:28 pm

I *love* this ensemble! Beautiful!

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