Vogue Paris Original 1472; ©1959; Christian Dior - Coat, Suit and Scarf. Double-breasted hip length jacket has a notched collar and below elbow length sleeves with buttoned vents. Slim skirt. Double-breasted, full coat in two lengths has a large shaped collar. Concealed pocket in side seams. Below elbow length sleeves joined to dropped shoulder armholes. Straight scarf. The model on the envelope is Nena von Schlebrügge.
Still featured in Vogue Pattern Book February/March 1960
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The coat as created for Costume Con 27. The person who sewed it only had an image of the pattern cover.