This gorgeous vintage shift dress, is a little something bright and fun to bring an element of enthusiasm to your work wardrobe or weekend wear. Look at the creativity in the stitching and pleating - a classic dress like this is never out of fashion!
The perfect weight to wear with a jacket in the winter or as a simply stylish dress in the warmer months.
At least 50 years young and in fantastic condition. Delight in the beauty, enjoy the styling of this exceptional piece of fashion history and wear it forever!
Circa:1940 - 1970 Label: Glamis Origin: New Zealand Collection Fabric: Easy Care wash and wear (Acrylic/Nylon, Poly) Condition: Very Good commensurate with age and love. There is one area of concern (as shown). However, we believe this item has never been worn and the area may be removed during a wash or dry clean but we are not able to confirm. Belt has minor age marks on reverse as shown
Modern Size Indicator*: 12 - 14 Measurement: Bust 48 cm, Waist 40 cm, Hip 58 cm (laid flat) Vintage Size Indicator: 16
Fit: Tailored Fixture: Original
NOTE:Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned. Please note the vibrancy on the swatch is the more true to life colour.
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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