Vintage Knits: Dress and Jacket from 1954
What a stunning outfit this is. It’s a Marguerite Raymond design from the Nomotta California Collection, published in 1954.
Like all the patterns in this book, the modeling is marred by a freakishly tight girdle (this model is by no means wearing the worst of them), but the clothes are beautiful. I particularly like the pattern of the jacket. Maybe I’ll try just the jacket as a springtime project.
Here’s the pattern for both: