I haven't bought new sewing patterns this year, partly because there weren't really interesting retro-tyle patterns released, partly because I was more concentrating on knitting. The big 4
Above the envelop picture and technical drawings next to a similar 1938 dress. The Butterick dress has a flattering V-neck, interesting vertical gathering in the front, totally 40's sleeves and two equally flattering skirt options. It's a pity you can't see any details because of the busy print of the sample dress.