Vintage Simplicity 5887, a 1960s, short, double-breasted suit jacket and skirt. Fits 34″ bust.
The pattern is uncut and is still factory folded. Complete with instruction sheet.
The double-breasted jacket has princess seams, a notched collar and the length is hip level. Three sleeve lengths: below the elbow, above the elbow or sleeveless.
The slim skirt has some gathers in the front and darts in the back.
Suggested fabrics: Cotton, pique, double knit, linen, silks, synthetics and blends, matelasse, faille, ottoman, wools, tweeds, herringbone, crepe.
The envelope is dated 1965 and is in good, clean, but stored condition. It has some bends and creases and has begun to yellow.