Simplicity Pattern Co.
7 in (width) x 10.25 in (height)
Illustration of four Simplicity sewing patterns for two matching mother and daughter ensembles. The set on the left includes a short puff-sleeved top with a gathered yoke, paired with a midi-length full skirt with petticoat. The pair on the right depicts a one-piece dress with the appearance of two layers, featuring a small collar, puffed sleeves, and scalloped borders on the top section.
An image of the pattern envelope for the design on the far right can be found here: http://vintagepatterns.wikia.com/wiki/Simplicity_3808
Kellen Design Archives
box OSx1, folder 7
Esta Nesbitt. Simplicity Patterns 3874, 4292, 3791, and 3808: Two Matching Mother and Daughter Ensembles .
circa 1953. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; General (KA0086.02). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 18 Jul 2019
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