This original dress is at least 30 years young and in wonderful condition. The fabric alone is a great example of the unique beauty of vintage fashion! Note the delicate tailoring, attention to detail and, the quality craftmanship from eras gone by.
The style and fit ensure this is a 'keeper' for the long haul taking you through many seasons and trends where you will always be 'on point'. Flattering the body and easy to dress up or down. This dress is a winner with flats in summer or boots in winter!
Circa: 1940-1970 Label/Brand: Thornton Hall Source or Origin: Private Collection - STYLIST PRIVATE COLLECTION
Fabric: Cotton Condition: Very Good commensurate with age and love. Tiny areas under arms as shown at boning
Modern Size Indicator*: 8 - 10 Waist/Fit: Bust 36 cm, Waist 40 cm(Laid flat) Vintage Size Indicator: 12
Fit: Tailored Fit Fixture: Original DESIGNER INFORMATION: Thornton Hall can be found in New Zealand Fashion Museum.
NOTE: Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned.
Our vintage items are rated as follows:
Excellent: Near-or new quality, with no noted flaws often in original packaging or, with original tags (deadstock)
Very Good:May have some minor issue, as noted
Good: Some minor flaws which may be repairable, or do not detract from the garment when worn
Rescue: Flaws as described which may or may not detract when worn in most cases possibility of repair
We estimate sizes as current or, 'modern' sizing rather than vintage sizing as eras do vary.
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