Genuine vintage 1950s day dress in off-white-coloured Swiss cotton.
This classic 1950s dress is made from top-quality off-white or cream Swiss cotton which comprises horizontal bands of thread work. Has no label but looks shop-bought or tailored-made.
The bodice has a drop-waist, square neckline and extended armholes with cuffs.
The full skirt is box-pleated at drop-waist.
The pleated centre panel down the front is finished off with rhinestone buttons as are the sleeve cuffs.
It closes at the back with a long off-white metal zip.
Vintage clothing only sells genuine, original vintage fashions.
Please note This dress has been photographed with a full crinoline petticoat to show how it would have been worn which is not included in price.
Condition Excellent vintage condition. Shows no signs of wear except one rhinestone button has discoloured. Has been dry-cleaned to freshen up.
Size Small (approx AU 10)
Please check measurements as the waist measurements were very small and the girls shorter in the 1950s. Measurements are measured flat on dress so please remember to allow room to move. It is always a good idea to check measurements against a dress that you know fits.
Bust 94 cm (37 inches)
Waist 71 cm (28 inches)
Length Shoulder to drop-waist
43 cm (17 inches)
Length Drop-waist to hem
61 cm (24 inches)
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