Vintage summer skirt suit with box jacket, slim or full pleated skirt and overblouse sewing pattern from 1960 – McCall’s 5728.
- All pattern pieces and instructions are complete except for the overblouse front neck facing, which is missing, but could easily be reproduced. Also the jacket sleeve piece has been mended with tape and the jacket front interfacing piece is slightly ripped but can easily be made complete.
- The envelope is tatty and ripped and is open down one side and most of the way along the top (the proper opening is at the bottom).
- Single-sized, printed pattern, size 16 (36″ bust, 28″ waist, 38″ hip).
- “Misses’ Suit with Slim or Pleated Skirt and Overblouse: Semi-fitted overblouse, open front box jacket, slim three-gore skirt and side pleated four-gore skirt. Jacket may be worn with either skirt. Blouse has drop shoulders, vents in dart seams. Jacket has flat collar, fake pocket flaps, set-in sleeves. Slim skirt has pleat at back. Blouse and slim skirt have left side zippers. Opening at left side of pleated skirt fastened with hooks and eyes and snaps.”