Rendered in the softest shade of pistachio green cotton, and decorated with a hand-painted floral print, which is accented by claw set silver rhinestones along the left hand side yoke, this original 1950's dress, is just the piece to welcome the warmer weather with.
The rounded neckline is framed by a simple shoulder line and short capped sleeves, The fitted bodice, is set off with tailored darts , that draw the eye to the cinched in waistline. The elegant skirt, is accented by gathered pleats that drape from the waistband into the skirt, which is photographed here with a medium petticoat for added volume. Finished with a large statement pocket along the right hand side of the skirt.
This dress has been photographed with a medium petticoat, which is not included within the listing.
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 43 inches
Waist: up to 27 inches
Hips: up to 52 inches
Neckline to End of Sleeve: 5.5 inches
Shoulder to Waist: 16.5 inches
Size: UK 8-10 US 4-6
Closures: This dress fastens along the side with a 13 inch plastic zip and a hook and eye
Condition: This dress is in perfect vintage condition
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water.
Fabric: cotton, hand painted floral design, claw set rhinestones.
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.