Simplicity Pattern Co.
11.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
Illustration of Simplicity sewing patterns for four girls' dress ensembles intended to be worn for the transition from spring to summer. Clockwise from top left: bouffant with smocked bodice; dress with slip featuring petal collar and belt; sleeveless dress and short-sleeved jacket with band trim; dress with a contrasting yoke and paired with a back-buttoned caraco (or a fitted jacket with three-quarter length sleeves).
An image of the pattern envelope for the second design from the left can be found here: http://vintagepatterns.wikia.com/wiki/Simplicity_1897
Kellen Design Archives
box OSx1, folder 7
Esta Nesbitt. "Spring Forecast: Two-Season Dresses".
circa 1956. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; General (KA0086.02). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 21 Oct 2019
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