"Fredrica" Vintage 1950's Silk Rose Print Dress UK 6
"Fredrica" Vintage 1950's Silk Rose Print Dress
Made in the most eye catching shade of blue silk, with a rose print in navy and white, this original 1950's Frederick Starke dress is perfect for your everyday vintage wardrobe.
Her v shaped neckline is framed by a small turned down pointed collar, and 3/4 length dolman sleeves.
Her button down bodice, sets off the cinched in waistline, and the wide cut backline, that billows just above the waist. Her simple tailored skirt, boasts pleating along the waistband, and falls into a timeless straight cut.
Label: Fredrica, Starke
Provenance: Great Britain, The West Country
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 38 inches (dolman sleeve)
Shoulder to Hem: 43.5 inches
Waist: up to 24.5 inches
Waist to hem: 26.5
Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 18.5 inches
Hips: 38 inches
Size: Small UK 6
Closures: This dress fastens to the side with a 14 inch plastic zip and with 3 matching covered buttons to the front
Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition with 2 very small pin head size holes to the skirt, ( these are not apparent when the dress is being worn), and only noticeable under very close inspection. Some very faint light yellowing/discolouration under the arms. These are minor issues and not visible when the dress is being worn and only noticeable under close inspection.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water.
Vintage garments have been previously worn and lovingly cared for, they may however have a blemish or two. Here at Willow Hilson, we try our very best to note all the details of each garment, although we may sometimes overlook things, which we do apologise for. Please do not expect perfection, unless stated so.
Please make sure you check all the measurements of the garment before purchasing. Vintage garment sizes are not the same as those of today. To ensure the best fit, we suggest you measure you favourite similar style garment and compare it to the measurements we have listed. All our measurements are taken whilst the garment is lying flat, we then double these measurements to reflect the actual size.