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Hey! It's Only October!

Here is an early Christmas gift for all of you sewers out there. I have other patterns throughout the blog, all courtesy of Sue. This one is extra special. It is an instruction booklet/pattern to make a Lenci Fadette pantsuit! Sue put this together for me a few years ago. I thought I had published this one, and apparently I did not. Sue told me this blog would be a good way to keep this pattern available. She is truly gifted in design, sewing and restoring these old dolls, and she's been so generous to share her information and patterns with us. Thanks, Sue!!!Click the photo of the Lenci Fadette to get the pattern. It prints out 8.5" x 12" so make sure you adjust your printer to print it out that size to ensure the correct pattern measurement. I'd also suggest printing it out on legal size paper to make sure it prints out properly. 
The photo at the top is Franciska Gaal, carrying Christmas packages. It is a media photo, date-stamped 1938. The information on the back …
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