Bold Autumn Dress

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This vintage original maxi dress is at least 50 years young and in fantastic condition. Soft terry-like vintage fabric designed for light warmth and gentle swish as you move. The classic high neck design and, feminine cut of this dress make this unique dress a style winner!

Wear this maxi on its own or use it as a funky winter base pairing with a blazer or denim jacket over top. This wonderful dress will take you through cooler seasons in effortless chic paired up with your favourite footwear!

Circa: 1940 - 1970
: Private Collection NZ
Label: Milady Styles

Fabric:: Cotton Easy Care (Poly/Nylon/Acrylic/Acetate) blend
Condition: Excellent commensurate with age and love

Modern Size Indicator*:
10 - 12
Measurement: Bust 40 cmWaist 34 cm, Hip 44 cm (Laid flat)
Vintage Size Indicator: 16

Fit: Tailored. This dress looks to have been taken in and therefore has a seam allowance that may accommodate alteration (see image)
Fixture: Original

NOTE: Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded, or returned.
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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 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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