Advance 6712; ca. 1954; American Designer New York Times pattern - Sylvia Franklin. Sleeveless high midriff surplice bodice has soft folds and a deep broad V neckline front and back--Bodice tops a PRINCESS SILHOUETTE fitted smoothly to waistline then curves and flares to hemline---Pocket in right side seam. Abbreviated short sleeve jacket, surplice cut with soft folds of bodice repeated, is finished with a bias fold which ties to the side. View 1: Dress and jacket all one fabric. View 2: Contrast the bodice and match the jacket to built up skirt of dress. Suggested (View 1) for BRIDESMAID DRESS.

Featured in Advance Fashion News, April 1954 and in Advance patterns catalog, August 1954

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