The dress with skirt stitched to shaped bodice above normal waistline has back zipper, "V" shaped neckline, set-in sleeves gathered to armholes
Short "butterfly" style sleeves or full long sleeves that gather into 2 button cuffs. Long sleeves can be sheer.
Shawl style collar has ends that wrap around the back to tie into a bow.
Optional ruffled lace trim.
In either maxi or mini length.
Beyond cute, this has gone to the land of Wicked Adorable.
Simplicity 5430, a Young Contemporary Fashion. Copyright 1972.
Erin Gray of Buck Rogers in the 25th Century and Silver Spoons fame models on the cover of the envelope.
Envelope has slight age discoloration and writing. pattern has been cut but is complete.