Simplicity 4898 vintage sewing pattern; ©1954.
Dress is very slim in front and features softly bloused effect in back achieved by gathers at waistline of bodice and skirt. Three quarter length kimono sleeves are cuffed. Stand out pockets at hipline are detailed with flaps. There is a button closing in front with a pleat at lower edge. Top stitching accents edging. View 1 mandarin collar and view 2 shaped neck edge are top stitched.
Bust 34 inches / 87 cm
Waist 28 inches / 71 cm
Hip 37 inches / 94 cm
Pattern is UNPRINTED, checked complete, in very good condition. Envelope is in POOR condition, extensively worn and split down one side.
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