What are the measurements of the body that could wear this dress? I'd love to know...ease is so important in vintage clothing that we can't really get it right without knowing the body measurements appropriate for the pattern.
1910-14 Velvet Evening Gown 1
Vionnet was doing dresses during this period in London before she returned to Paris. Many dresses shown in pictures in the book about her appear to have the waist in a more natural position than Poiret favored