An unused original ca. 1960's Simplicity Pattern 4426. "Simple to make". Dress has round neckline and front button closing. V. 1 and 2 have set-in sleeves turned back to form cuffs and top-stitching detail. V. 1 has slim skirt with gathers at front waistline, back kick pleat and side zipper closing. Belt is purchased. V. 2 and 3 have full gathered skirts and V. 3 is sleeveless, has a collar and purchased tie belt.
An unused original ca. 1966 Butterick Pattern 3990. Semi-fitted slim dress with front bib has jewel neckline and sleeve variations. (A) Contrast cuffs and bib; lace trim. (B) Contrast bib and shaped collar; ribbon bow. (C) Contrast bib and sleeve flounce lining; ribbon bow and loop braid trim.