Vintage Simplicity Designer's Pattern 8178.
Misses' Afternoon and Street Dress
Tailored dress with novel collar, patch hip pockets and long or 3/4 length sleeves. Back zipper closing. With or without button trim.
Size 16; Bust 34; Waist 28; Hip 37
Pattern is uncut, complete and in original folds.
Copyright 1949 - the "New Look" era - after WWII when fabric was no longer being rationed and designers took delight in using more fabric.
Envelope has edge wear and tear but is complete. Pattern pieces and instructions are in fine condition.
*Note: This is large size pattern envelope - the same size and the Vogue designer patterns.