(artist)Simplicity Pattern Co.
14 in (width) x 10 in (height)
Illustration of a girls' play ensemble that was featured in what is presumably a Simplicity sewing pattern catalogue in a section entitled "Playclothes That Can Take It". According to the catalogue description, this illustration depicts a "simple-to-make" shirt with an inverted pleat and tiny tab that extends down from the back yoke. The shirt is paired with shorts featuring front patch pockets.
An image of the pattern envelope for the shorts can be found here: http://vintagepatterns.wikia.com/wiki/Simplicity_1128
Kellen Design Archives
box OSx1, folder 7
Esta Nesbitt. Simplicity Patterns 4869 and 1128: Girls' Playclothes .
circa 1955. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; Mademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 19 Jul 2019
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