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Graeve, Oscar (ed.) / Delineator
Vol. 119, No. 1 (July, 1931)

[Delineator fashions],   pp. 72-75 PDF (2.0 MB)


Page 72

DELINEATOR
FASHIONS
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BLACK AND WHITE PRINT
3991 If you Jw. t happen t, tw slim. her, ,
this. A nsecklin- with the lengthening detail
that subtracts from your width . . . no belt
to break the long line . . . a criss-cross skirt
yoke to diminish the hips! And a dark print
enlivened with smart chalk white. For 40.
4 yards 35-inch printed rayon and 1% yards
:1-inb plaIn. Fr',-k d-igne*d for 34 to 44.
WHITE AND           BLACK      PRINT
3983 TL:- frok. graiou. In nj-'klinc and
silboutte, is immensely smart in a black
print on white ground . . . with accessories
entirely black. For those not slender the
dress will be smarter in dark colors. U-shaped
draped neckline. For 40, 4% yards 39-inch
printed crkpe de chine and 1% yards 39-inch
plain. The frock Is designed for 34 to 44.
LINES THAT DEFY
ONE'S YEARS-AND WEIGHT
SLIM TAILORED CHIC
3997   A  stunning tailor-i fr-ck.  Dark,
with the all-important white relief. Trimly
pleated in the manner of the new straighter
line silhouette. And with the cool collarless
revers neckline and bracelet length sleeves
that are making such a hit this year. For
40. 41, yards 35-inch Celanese erepe. % yard
39-inch contrast.  Designed for 34 to 48.
A YOUNGER TYPE
3967   A siild. frek with the young look
that many larger-tigure frocks are conspicu-
ously without. This comparatively small
print, generously spaced, Is perfectly all
right for you, too, though a plain fabric is
slimmer.  Flared skirt with center pleat.
For 40, 3% yards 39-inch printed rayon; %
yard 35-inch plain. Designed for 34 to 44.
DIAGONAL LINES
4000   An ,xcellent model for anyone who
wants to ,onc-al crtain defects. The flared
sleeves are kind to large arms, the bloused
line straightens out curves, the diagonal
unis In the skirt are a painless way to
reduce the width of the hipline. as far as
looks go at least. For 40, 41'/ yards 3-inch
printed ,silk crpe. ),esignd for 34 to 48.
TRY A COLOR
3987 Nothing will do more to brush the
years aside than wearing a new color. This
frock would be smart in the lapis bluc
Paris is playing up now. and that is a "slim,
color", too. Note the split neckline, filled in
with lace, and the beltless line-both excel-
lent for larger figures. For 40, 414 yards
39-inch satin crepe. Designed for 34 to 48.
BuTTERICK PATTERNS vith the DELTOR PICTURE INSTRUCTIONS for cutting and making may be purchased at leading stores throughout the world at prices given on page 78
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