Periwinkle Showstopper - Designer

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This coveted Chris Leonard designer original dress is at least 70 years young and in excellent condition. 

The immaculate tailoring of a vintage garment like this both flatters the body and provides beautiful style. This unique piece will always look great with minimal effort. Change the look easily with your own accessorising style. Be bold, brave or subtle and this dress will always be a winning and envious look.

Tie in your current footwear favourite, add Painted Bird Accessories and take this look to town!

Circa: 1940-1970
Source or Origin: Private Collection

Fabric:
Silk
Condition
: Excellent

Size Indicator*: 8 - 10
Fit: Tailored at bust, fitted at waist and full skirt

Other Features: Original fixtures and belt

DESIGNER INFORMATION: Chris Leonard can be found in New Zealand Fashion Museum / Vintage Fashion Guild.

Our vintage items are rated as follows:
  • Exceptional: Top quality and condition, often in original packaging or with original tags
  • Excellent: Near-new quality, with no noted flaws
  • Very Good: May have some minor issue, as noted
  • Fair: Some minor flaws which may be repairable, or do not detract from the garment when worn
  • Rescue: Several flaws described which may or may not detract when worn

We estimate sizes as current or, 'modern' sizing rather than vintage sizing as eras do vary.

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Please take a moment to view our Refund Policy! Under the New Zealand Consumer Guarantees Act, second-hand or used clothing does not come under the same regulations as newly made clothing. Read our full Refund Policy (opens in a new window). We cannot refund or exchange earrings, hair accessories or face masks for hygiene reasons. We also cannot refund or exchange gift cards.

Still not sure? We'll gladly hold this item for you for 24 hours if you want to make arrangements to try it on in our Pop Up store (when this is available), or we can provide exact measurements of this item on request. Don't miss out - call or email us today.