This original 1960's cotton organza dress on a soft beige base with the most wonderful textural daisy flocking design, in yellow white and green is just the piece for your seasonal wardrobe.
The rounded neckline is accented to the back of the nape by a pearlescent bead button fastening and framed by a simple shoulder line, that sets off the elegant sheer full length balloon sleeves, with elasticated cuffs. The fitted bodice, is set off by tailored darts along the bust-line. The cinched in waistline, is accented by a matching fabric belt, which can be tied in a bow to the front or back of the dress. The elegant line of the skirt, boasts pleats that radiate from the waistband along the length of the skirt, setting off the flowing cut of the dress. This dress is fully lined in cotton.
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 37.5 inches
Waist: up to 28 inches
Hips: up to 50 inches
Waist to Hem: 22 inches
Shoulder to Waist: 15 inches
Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 25 inches
Size: UK 10 US 6
Closures: This dress fastens to the back along the side seam with a 15.5 inch metal zip and a pearlescent button.
Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition. with one very small pin hole to the lining to the right f the neckline and some very small pin sized holes to the cotton organza belt. Please refer to the photographs, as they form part of the condition report.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water.
Fabric: Cotton organza, cotton, cotton velvet
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.