In excellent condition, we think this vintage original knit dress makes a great addition to your wardrobe dress edit. Crafted from lasting quality fabric and only 70 years young- this tailored shift style falls to a flattering length. Wear with slim fitting sleeves underneath for warmth or, 'as is' for a fun 'slip on shift' in the warmer months.
This dress just screams versatile. Easy to wash and wear it's a piece for the long haul.
Keep it simple or, style with a jacket or belt for added shape and contours. Wear with flats in summer or boots in winter!
Circa: 1940-1970 Label/Brand: John Hilton Source or Origin: Australia
Fabric: Crimplene Condition: Excellent
Modern Size Indicator*: 12 - 14 Measurements: See original tag Vintage Size Indicator: 16 Fit: Tailored at bust Fixture: Original buttons and zip
NOTE:Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned.
Our vintage items are rated as follows:
Excellent: Near-or new quality, with no noted flaws often in original packaging or, with original tags (deadstock)
Very Good:May have some minor issue, as noted
Good: Some minor flaws which may be repairable, or do 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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