All original vintage Simplicity Printed Sewing Pattern 2318, dated 1948. Misses' One-Piece Dress with (or without) Soutache Trim. Size 12 Bust 30 Inches. Pattern is uncut and factory folded, complete, in very good condition with instructions in the original envelope.
The dress bodice, seamed down the center front, is fitted with darts. Side pockets and front gathers enhance the full skirt. A purchased or self-fabric belt may be used at the fitted waist. In Style 1, soutache braid trims the high neckline, pockets and three-quarter length sleeves. Style 2 features lapels, which are cut in one with the bodice. Cuffs finish the short sleeves.
Bust: 30 inches
Waist: 25 inches
Hip: 33 inches
Pattern is in very good condition, printed, uncut and factory folded. Envelope is good, clean and bright, completely legible with intact top flap. Has corner bumps/tears, edge wear/tears, and several tears on the flap.