The pattern is Vogue 5557 from June/July 1963 – more details and photos on my blog if you are interested.
About the author: Originally from Christchurch, NZ, I now live in sunny Brisbane. I have always had a fascination with all things old and really think I was born in the wrong time. I now collect sewing and knitting patterns from the 40s, 50s & early 60s.
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