More to explore:
Vogue 3527; ©1953; Unprinted Pattern. One-Piece Dress "Easy-To-Make" Straight all-around gathered skirt joins the sleeveless bodice at waist...
Vogue 6705 sewing pattern // one piece dress 'easy to by Winkorama, $22.00
1958 McCalls 2491 Party Dress with Fitted Bodice by MrsWooster, $15.00
50s Vintage Vogue Special Design Pattern S 4857 Full Skirt Dress Bust 34. $65.00, via Etsy.
DIY: Colorblock Dress by Kristina...could also make it empire instead of natural waist...Kristina has lots of other brilliant ideas on her website Clothed Much.
Tutorial Felted dress pattern making by Darina Как я делаю шаблон валяного платья - Ярмарка Мастеров