Rudi Gernreich (1922-1985) was a very well-known designer, especially in the 60's. Click on his name to view numerous images of him, and of his designs. My friend Faith sent me this pattern last year, and it made me remember some of his iconic work. The pattern is dated 1967:
I found another image in a magazine, and the model featured on both is Peggy Moffitt.
This video from YouTube is fun to look at, featuring model Peggy Moffitt and others in Rudi Gernreich designs:
Just another little blast from the past for your enjoyment - if you like fashion design, that is.