I had asked for suggestions and many were given, here and in e-mails.
Sew(very)Creative and FirePhrase said that the 80s were back and I might want to think twice about this.
Last week I found proof of this. Here is a blog entry showing a new McCall's pattern which has similarities. Note that one view on the pattern I used even has a tie collar. Note that this McCall's top is also in red!