Butterick 5632; ca. 1951; Designed by Mrs. Arthur Murray exclusively for Butterick - Ensemble: Short-Sleeved Jacket Dress. This is a jacket-dress ensemble that you will be wearing for both dancing and sunning. The slim Silhouette dress bares arms and back, has a halter-type neckline. Cropped sleeved jacket contrasts dress (A), matches skirt (B).

Reissued as Butterick 5214 in the 2000s, where is it identified as a Retro '47 dress (which does not correspond with the envelope design and release of this pattern as pictured, but certainly with the style.

Featured in Butterick Pattern Book Spring 1951

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