This divine coloured retro silk original is at least 20 years young and in excellent condition.
Look at the exceptional pleat detailing with the 'nod' to the decadence of the Art Deco eras! You only need one of our selection of kimono and a little imagination to complete the look!
Quality craftmanship offers an elegant shoulder and long lines for maximum impact. Imagine wearing this dress ... anywhere!
With this style and fit you are sure to put on wardrobe repeat. A cinch to dress up or down in summer with flats or heels. In winter, take things 'up a notch' with a jacket and boots. Why not think about the belt as a scarf instead? Coloured booties, chunky stompy boots? - the options are endless with this sensational dress!
Circa: 1940-2000 Origin: Private Collection NZ Label: na
Fabric: Silk Condition: Excellent commensurate with age and love.
Modern Size Indicator*: 12 - 14 Measurement: Bust 56cm, Waist 40 cm Vintage Size Indicator: na
Fit: Blouson with elasticated waist Fixture: Original fixtures including extra buttons and belt
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.
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