Friday, October 31, 2014

Latest Multi-Size Pattern, the 1947 McCall Two-Piece Suit

Originally by McCall, this two-piece suit is now in multiple sizes for 32 to 46 bust:

The five-piece skirt is split at the hem in front.  The New Look influence is apparent in the princess-seam jacket for its unique button-trimmed peplum front.
As a construction note on the inside corner of the jacket peplum inset, I recommend making use of the small facing technique I advised for turning corners that are lapped or top-stitched as demonstrated here on a godet:

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