This original dress is at least 50 years young and in excellent condition. The fabric alone is a great example of the unique beauty of vintage fashion! Note the cute tailoring, attention to detail and, the quality craftmanship from eras gone by.
The style and fit ensure this is a can be a wardrobe staple for the long haul. Wear on it's own, over trousers or a skirt in the warmer months. Pair with a merino underneath, stockings and boots for a unique and funky winter look.
Easy to dress up or down, easy care cotton and a patter so versatile means this dress ticks all the cross seasonal boxes!
Circa: 1940-1970 Origin: Private Collector Label: na
Fabric: Cotton Condition: Excellent commensurate with age and love
Modern Size Indicator*: 10 - 12 Measurement: Available on request Vintage Size Indicator: na
Fit: Gently tailored Features: Original fixtures
NOTE: Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned.
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.
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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