Floral Love In Black

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Painted Bird's vintage dresses are always a treasure to find and often the rarity is an integral part of the true fascination of authentic vintage!

This fabulous Maroulis Gown will have you feeling flattered and fashionable all season long. With its unique print and flowy cut, it's the definition of timeless style. The quality is evident in every stitch - you'll feel comfortable and confident wherever your adventures in this dress may lead. Whether you're spending the afternoon lunching or celebrating an event, this dress will become your go-to for easy elegance. Its vintage charm is simply timeless.

At least 50 years young and in wonderful condition these slim straight lines will provide a long line silhouette for the wearer. Pair with your favourite footwear and keep this one on repeat!

Circa: 1940 - 1970
 Private Collection
 Maroulis Gowns

Fabric: Easy Care chiffon (Poly/Nylon/Acrylic/Acetate) including under slip
 Excellent commensurate with age and love

Modern Size Indicator*:
 6 - 8
Measurement: Bust 40 cm, Waist 28 cm, Hip 64 cm (Laid flat)
Vintage Size Indicator: na

Fit: Tailored
Fixture: Original

DESIGNER: Evelyn Maroulis (2017) was a gown store owner during the 1970s in Masterton NZ that featured in the Golden Shears competitions and dressed various Miss New Zealand entrants. In later years, Evelyn and her husband Les were charity fundraisers passing away at aged 91, in 2017.

 Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned. Additional items pictured not included in sale and are for illustrative purposes only. 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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