Vintage 1940s sewing pattern, Simplicity 1037, Misses’ and Women’s two-piece dress, Size 16, Bust 34 inches. Unprinted pattern with factory die-cut pattern pieces, complete, unused and factory folded, with instruction sheet in the original envelope dated 1944.
Misses and women’s two-piece dress with dart-fitted top that buttons down the front. The skirt is slimly pleated in back and front. Style 1, shown in a bordered fabric, has a notch collar and short sleeves. Style 2 has a V-neckline and decorative flaps at the waistline. The sleeves are three-quarter length and saddle or machine stitching may be used as trimming.
Pattern is clean and unused, still in factory folds. There is slight wrinkling due to storage. The instruction sheet is clean, undamaged, complete and easy to read. The pattern envelope has wear around the edges, and the top flap has been removed.
Size 16 Bust 34 inches Waist 28 inches Hip 37 inches