Great pattern to create a circa Century Sideless Surcote/Surcoat. As far as I can see this is just an excellent way to add another warm layer with a pull-on pinafore/apron/overdress. Still pretty practical in cold climates!
Madeleine Vionnet Dress, 1922 Silk crepe georgette with lamé edging. Arizona Costume Institute . Vionnet, a genius seamstress who built her dresses from the ground up so to speak, by cutting fabric on the bias, directly on her models. The final look was a unique feminine drape which heralded a new look that emphasized freedom of movement and femininity. Even with the popular garcon look [ flat chested and tubular ] the Vionnet dress was unmistakably feminine.
1972 Simplicity sewing pattern 5143 Size 6 Waist Hip 32 ½” Misses Bell-Bottom Bikini Jeans and Hip-Hugger Wide Leg Jeans Guide sheet and pattern pieces complete Note: some Pieces have been previously altered