Vintage 1940s dress pattern, Simplicity 1717. The skirt of the dress has pleats all around. The bodice can have long, blouson sleeves or short sleeves with large cuffs. You have a choice of a simple collar or a rolled collar with a mock turtleneck look. The bodice has two long shoulder darts. Large optional patch pockets can also be used on the bodice. The unusual belt pattern is included.
This pattern has been cut and used and is complete and in good condition. The instruction sheet is included. The envelope has side and end splits and crinkles and the paper has yellowed.