This original vintage dress is at least 50 years young and in excellent condition. The quality craftmanship and style is reflective of its origins.
The detailed frilly neckline creates a discreet 'v' and is flattering to the wearer. A classic style for event wear with considered taste clearly apparent here. Wear to dinner or to the races equally for a standout dress that moves with your every sashay!
Easy to wash and wear it's a piece for the long haul. This dress flatters the body looks great with flats in summer or boots in winter!
Circa:1940 - 1970 Origin: Private Collection Label: na
Fabric: Easy Care (Poly/Nylon/Acrylic/Acetate) chiffon Condition: Excellent commensurate with age and love. Couple of small areas of concern possibly age spots (as shown) that lie under the beltline.
Modern Size Indicator*: 10 - 12 Measurement: Bust 42 cm, Waist 34 cm, Hip 48 cm(Laid flat) Vintage Size Indicator: na
Fit: Fit and Flare Fixture: Original
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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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