Regal Hostess Dress

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Indulge in the exquisite world of Painted Bird's vintage dresses. Each one is a coveted gem waiting to be discovered.

This royal shade maxi exudes cutting-edge fashion, with its elegant high neck, optional belt, and playful side splits. It embodies timeless sophistication and impeccable style, evident in every meticulous stitch. This dress is a testament to quality, ensuring comfort and confidence wherever your journey may take you.

At least 50 years young and in fantastic condition, this beauty boasts a sleek silhouette and clean lines. Pair it with your favorite faux leather leggings or mini skirt underneath and your choice of footwear for a contemporary or nostalgic look that is effortlessly chic.

Circa: 1940 - 1970
Private Collection NZ
Robyn Weston

Fabric: Easy Care (Poly/Nylon/Acrylic/Acetate) blend wash and wear
Excellent commensurate with age and love. The belt has been repaired on the reverse (as shown) and does not detract and is not visible when worn.

Modern Size Indicator*:
12 - 14
Measurement: Bust 46 cm, Waist 44 cm, Hip 54 cm (Laid flat)
Vintage Size Indicator: na

Fit: Tailored to hip
Fixture: Original

Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned. 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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