A beautiful design from Simonetta, Vogue Couturier Design for an A-line dress with lovely details ~~ a slightly standing neck and front band with concealed zipper closing and center front slit. The full length sleeves are gathered into a wide shaped cuff with zipper closing. The bodice and skirt have waistline tucks at the front and back for figure flattering definition.
Size 12 fits bust 34 waist 25 1/2 and hip 36
Suggested fabrics are: linen, broadcloth, pique, satin, brocade, light and medium weight wool knits, wool jersey, crepe, silk surah, challis, silk and worsted.
This pattern is UNCUT and in factory folds. The envelope has the numbers 2529 written on the right pattern front edge. Pattern date is 1971.
Your pattern will be mailed in a reusable, recyclable (where permitted) plastic storage bag.
About the designer Simonetta (1922) ~~ The daughter of a Roman Duke, Simonetta was the best known Italian postwar fashion designers. An aristocrat, Simonetta had been interned by the Mussolini government for antifascist activities. Her international clientele included Audrey Hepburn and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.