Vogue Paris Original 2338; ca. 1980; Yves Saint Laurent - Misses' Jacket, Skirt and Blouse. Loose-fitting, lined, below-waist length jacket has slightly extended shoulders, shoulder pads, side front and side back seams (no side seams) and full length two-piece sleeves. Fronts do not meet at center. Purchased flat and fold over braid trim. Slim, straight skirt, four inches below mid-knee length with front tucked and gathered and back darted and gathered into waistband, has side front slanted pockets with side pocket zipper closing. Topstitch trim and purchased ribbon trim. Very loose-fitting pullover blouse has bias neckline binding and pleated attached tie ends, center front neckline slit with bias binding and button and soutache braid loop closing. Full length sleeves are elasticized at the lower edge. Neckline and attached sleeve ruffle have very narrow hem finished by hand or by machine.
Featured in Vogue Patterns catalog, July 1982
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