Lanvin - McCall 8591; ca. 1936; Evening Dress by Lanvin. This scarf frock looks very pretty in motion. Sometimes wind the shoulder draperies once around your arm, for the dress is smart that way too (as stated in McCall Style News, January 1936)
Simplicity 1666 Misses Dress, and Bag Misses' & Miss Petite fit & flare dress & peplum top have princess seams, back zipper & cap sleeves. Pencil skirt has side zipper & walking slit. Carryall bag completes the look.
This classic sheath dress can be made sleeveless, with short sleeves or 3/4 length sleeves. Sew it in one fabric or add a lace overlay and embellish with ribbon at waistline. DIY with New Look pattern 6261.