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Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrationsMademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03) ➔ "Straight A Fashions"

Clipping/Tear Sheet

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Esta Nesbitt (artist)
Simplicity Pattern Co. (commissioner)


circa 1953

Work Type

tear sheets


13 in (width) x 10.25 in (height)


Illustration of two girls' ensembles made with Simplicity sewing patterns 4421 and 4586. The ensemble on the left features a lumber jacket and flared skirt with buttoned patch pockets. The ensemble on the right includes a swing coat with a shawl collar and two patch pockets.


An image of the pattern envelope for the design on the left can be found here:

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Kellen Design Archives


box OSx1, folder 7



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