Simplicity sewing pattern - 1978 - Childs/boy's Superhero costumes - Sizes 4 & 6 chest 23" to 25" - Mpn 8714 - Used and complete

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Simplicity sewing pattern - 1978 - childs/boys superhero costumes - Batman & Robin and Superman - used and complete

Pattern number 8714

To fit sizes 4 and 6 chest 23" to 25" waist 21" to 22" hips 24" to 26"
This pattern has been cut for a six 6 so both sizes are available

View 1 and 2 costumes worn with tie-on cape feature emblem trimmed long sleeved top and shorts with contrasting casing.
View 1 has shaped cape with matching hood and armbands.
View 3 costume consists of a Velcro fastened top with collar of cape fabric and short sleeves of arm band fabric .... trims match belt and cape.

Fabric suggestions - View 1 and 2 top in flannel.
View 1 and 2 shorts in crepe backed satin.
View 3 in felt.

Condition - This pattern has been used and is complete. The envelope is rather tatty with creasing around the edges and corners. Plus it is discoloured with numerous age spots front and back. The contents are fine.

Printed in the UK

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