Simplicity 8983; ©1979; Top-stitched dress with pleat at front band button closing, has yoke, forward shoulder seams, shirt collar, back pleat, set-in sleeves at dropped shoulders, buttoned carriers, patch pocket, pockets in side seams, side slits and tie belt. V. 1 has short sleeves. V. 2 has long sleeves with pleat and button trim.
Suggested fabrics: Soft cotton types. Lightweight linen types. Challis. Hopsacking. Soft wools.
Notions required: Thread. View 1 – Nine 1.3cm buttons. View 2 – Eleven 1.3cm buttons.
The pattern has 14 pieces and 2 instruction sheets.
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