Gorgeous French Floral Dress

Regular price $189.00 Sale price $139.00 Save $50.00
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This stunning cotton maxi dress is at least 50 years young and certainly has the potential to make a statement for elegance when you walk in to a room. The bold vibrant colours and the feminine cut all point towards a timeless style.

A wounded bird, the yellow dye has tragically run from in some areas (shown) when it was washed in preparation for sale. We do believe this piece could be revived or corrected and enjoyed as the garment structure remains absolutely sound.

If you think this one is for you - the array of colours and easy shape will bring a certain joy to your dressing routine and provide you with so many wardrobe options. 

Circa: 1940 - 1980
Origin: France
Label: na

Fabric: Cotton
Condition: Wounded. Excellent garment structure commensurate with age and love. We have shown only one area however the colour has run throughout as shown.

Modern Size Indicator*: 10 - 12
Measurement: Bust 46 cm, Waist 38 cm, Hip 58 cm (laid flat)
Vintage Size Indicator: na

Tailored bust

NOTE: Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned. Colors may display differently on various devices.

Our vintage items are rated as follows:
  • Excellent: Near or near to new quality, with no noted flaws and may often be presented in original packaging or, with original tags (deadstock) all commensurate with age and love
  • Very Good: May have some minor issue, as seen or noted
  • Good: Some minor flaws which may be repairable, or may 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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