Vintage 1950s empire dress from Penelope Rose at Artfire

Simplicity 4801; ©1954; Misses' One-Piece Dress with Detachable Collar and Sleeve Trim:  Empire bodice features kimono sleeves. Wide pointed collar is cut in one with front bodice and laps at center back. Full gored skirt, fitted at midriff, is styled with inverted pleats in front and back.  View 1 contrasting collar and sleeve trim are detachable.  Bow trims bodice in View 2.

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