Fancy Forward Dress - STYLIST COLLECTION

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This vintage designer Clive Byrne of London original dress is at least 50 years young and in excellent condition. A statement piece of exceptional craftmanship that is sure to be a favourite in your wardrobe.

Vintage brushed cotton blend so soft and vibrant with colour. Designed for easy elegance and creative styling options. The delicate floral pattern and feminine cut in this dress makes this unique dress a style winner!

Wear this dress with your favourite statement additions or pieces from our Painted Bird curation. This dress will take you through the seasons in effortless chic!

Circa: 1940-1970
Origin: Stylists Private Collection
Label/Designer: Clive Byrne of London (Parisian Coat est. 1942)

Fabric: Cotton blend, lined
: Excellent commensurate with age and love.

Modern Size Indicator*: 12 - 14
Measurements: Available on request
Vintage Label Size: 16

Fit: Blouson to fitted waist, full skirt
Fixtures: Original. Adaptations made have not damaged the integrity of this original piece. Hem taken up with fabric underneath intact. Purple detail and buttons have been added and may be removed without damage to the garment should he new owner choose to do so.

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 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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Still not sure? We'll gladly hold this item for you for 24 hours while we provide measurements of this item on request. Don't miss out - email us today.