Advance full skirt 6843 b small

Advance 6843; ca. 1954; Junior Dress. Two bodices in pattern featuring the short "LONG TORSO" dress with a full, gathered and flared eight gore skirt. Both versions cut with body and sleeves in one, with back zipper closings. View 1, Short sleeve bodice with wide, round neckine in front, V neckline in back. Bias fold stitched on seam and turned up. For billowing fullness, use crisp fabrics. View 2, Bodice with high neck and long sleeves, pushed up to three-quarters. A purchased novelty belt defines the natural waistline. Excellent for crepes, light weight wools, and jerseys.

Featured in Advance Fashion News, September 1954

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