An original ca. 1948 Simplicity Pattern 1538. Misses' and Women's Blouse: A shoulder yoke releases soft front fullness and the blouse is finished with a front-button closing. Styles I and II feature a small, round collar, and bishop sleeves fastened with button links. Style I is trimmed with a pocket and top-stitching is used for accent. In Style II, the left front is made of contrasting fabric. Style III has cap sleeves and a notched collar.
An original ca. 1940's to 1950's Simplicity Pattern 4326. Official Red Cross Nurse's Aide Uniform. The blouse fronts are turned under form facings and pleats are released below the shoulder yoke. Bands trim the short sleeves and applied bands trim the bib and square neckline of the jumper. The gathered skirt and back-buttoned-bib are joined with a straight belt. Large patch pockets trim the skirt front. The small, neat cap buttons at the back.
An original ca. 1940's Simplicity Pattern 2216. The front-buttoning blouse is fitted with tucks at the waistline. A shoulder yoke, cut in one with the sleeves, releases soft front fullness. The blouse may be finished with a notched collar or a soft bow at the neck, and the sleeves may be bishop, short or cap. in Styles I and IV contrast is used for yoke and sleeves.
An original ca. 1943 McCall's Pattern 5306. Pullover flatfell seam yoked blouse with back release pleats has notched convertible collar and front band placket with a button and loop closing at the neck and left front patch pocket, shaped hem with side vents. View A with long set-in sleeves gathered to sleeve bands fastened with link buttons (directions included). View B with short set-in sleeves. Topstitch trim.
An original ca. 1949 Simplicity Pattern 2842. Misses' and Women's One-Piece Wrap-Around House Dress and Housecoat: A shoulder yoke releases soft fullness in the bodice front. The yoke and sleeves are ct in one. The flared skirt is cut in four sections and features a patch pocket in front. A self-belt ties around the waist and forms a bow at the left side. Style 1 is full length, Style 2 is street length.
An original ca. 1940's Hollywood Pattern 790. One-piece Dress. Dress with separate dickey. Mid-sectin joins the two-piece bias skirt to the blouse. Gathers below shoulder yoke and soft pleats at the mid-section release bust fullness. Three-quarters length sleeves and short sleeves.
An unused original ca. 1983 Simplicity Pattern 6168. Misses Tucked Dress: All views have center back zipper, side seam pockets, front tucked to yoke, neckband and long set-in sleeves. V1 has self pleated ruffle V1 and 2 sleeves are pleated to armhole and to cuffs. V2 and 3 have contrast tie, collar, neckband and cuffs. V3 tucks are released below the hipline. V3 and 4 sleeves are gathered to armhole and to French cuffs.
An original ca. 1948 Simplicity Pattern 2646. Misses' and Women's Nightgown in Long and Short Lengths: The nightgown gathers to a shaped yoke which is accented with ruffling. The front-button closing releases a soft pleat. Casings through which elastic is inserted achieve a ruffled effect at the lower edges of the gathered sleeves. In Style 1, self ruffling outlines the neck and yoke. Long sleeves finish the nightgown. In Style 2, lace edging trims the yoke ruffle and sleeve.
An original ca. 1950's Simplicity Pattern 3010. Soft pleats at the front and back waistline and gathers at the front shoulder release easy fullness in the bodice. A shaped yoke, styled with a four-button closing, is top-stitched to the bodice front and finished with a convertible collar. Darts at the back waistline fit the slim skirt and a self or purchased belt encircles the waistline. Style 1 has three-quarter sleeves finished with a pleat at the lower edge.
An unused original ca. 1940's Simplicity Pattern 4643. Misses' and Women's Shorts, Skirt, Blouse and Jumper. The blouse, fitted at the waistline, has a shoulder yoke and short sleeves with a cuff. The shorts have pleats in the front and back and are joined to a waist band at the upper edge. The skirt and jumper, buttoned down the front are trimmed with large side pockets. The inset belt releases the soft fullness of the jumper skirt. The separate skirt is finished with a belt.