This retro original dress is at least 20 years young and in excellent condition. Soft fabric in delicate swathe with this feminine style. This dress is sure to appeal to those looking for that current look in an authentic retro piece! An easy addition to a stylish wardrobe with 'wash and wear' and major plus!
Wear this dress as a work wardrobe essential or, as a funky winter base pairing with a jacket and boots. Wear with longline additions and a Painted Bird kimono to emulate that Deco era decadence. This dress brings so many era orientated styling options from, Art Deco to Princess Diana offering the timeless nuances we all love. Wear any easy option footwear pairings - sandals, Mary-janes, boots the choices are endless.
However you decide to wear YOU today - this dress will take you through the seasons with effortless chic!
Circa: 1940-1970 Source or Origin: France Label/Brand: San Louis
Fabric: Easy care (nylon, poly) wash and wear Condition: Good commensurate with age and love. Some unfolding of pleats as pictured however, does not detract from wearing
Modern Size Indicator*: 6 - 8 Measurements: Available on request Vintage Size Indicator: M
Fit: Straight cut Fixture: Original 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.
Still not sure? Just email us the details of this piece and your measurements, and we can check if it will fit before you purchase.
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