Vogue 8556; 1980s; Misses' Dress. Dress fitted through waistline, 3" below mid-knee or below mid-calf, has shoulder pads, front and back princess seams, shaped waistline, flared skirt, side pockets, back zipper and short or full length sleeves. A: top-stitching. B: standing collar and purchased ribbon tie.
Suggested Fabric Types: Soft or crisp fabrics; wool crepe, challis, crepe de chine, handkerchief linen, lightweight flannel and double knits.