Wide Leg Bell Bottoms Simplicity 5855 Womens Vest and Shirt Short Skirt Ladies Pants 1970s Office Outfit Lady Detective Costume TV Sitcom
Pattern • Simplicity 5855 Misses Vest, Short, Short Skirt, and Pants
Date • 1973
Size • Misses 16: Bust 38, Waist 30, Hip 40
Description • (Vest size for stretch knits only. Approximate length of short skirt is 22") The vest with neck, armhole and lower bands has back zipper and "V" shaped neckline. The top-stitched shirt with front button closing has notched collar, forward shoulder seams and long set-in sleeves gathered to buttoned cuffs. The skirt with top-stitched front and back pleats has side zipper and waistband. The pants with front zipper have waistband and turn back cuffs. The seam line at upper edge of pants front and back is 1" below the normal waistline. The shirt, skirt and pants may be word with purchased belt. For detailed measurement and piece information, please refer to photo of sizing chart. This listing is for (1) vintage sewing pattern consisting of 18 pieces, instructions, and original envelope.
Condition • All 18 pieces are present; two are cut and taped, while the other 16 are still factory folded. Pieces and instructions are in good condition. Envelope shows winkling, corners show small holes and tears, and flap has horizontal tear. Front of envelope shows writing. General vintage and shelf wear are present; please see photos for condition.
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