This wonderfully bright 1970's dress, in a black and white gingham embroidered with a pattern of trailing flowers in shades of orange, red, yellow and green is just the piece to add to your seasonal wardrobe.
The square shaped neckline, is framed by two tiers of pleated frills in matching fabric to the dress, The simple shoulder line sets off the full length balloon sleeves, edged with press stud fastenings along each cuff. The fitted bodice, boasts tailored darts, that draw the eye to the cinched in waistline. The wonderful long line skirt is cut in a Demi-circle, creating wonderful drape and movement. This dress is fully lined in nylon.
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 59.5 inches
Waist: 26 inches
Neckline to End of Sleeve: 25 inches
Hips: up to 44 inches
Shoulder to waist: 14.5 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder: 14 inches
Size: UK 8 US 4
Closures: This dress fastens to the centre back with a 19.5 inch metal zip
Condition: This dress is in perfect vintage condition.With a few very small pin holes along the hemline of the dress. Sone light yellowing to the internal lining along the armpits. These minor details are not apparent when the dress is being worn
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned
Fabric: Fully lined in nylon, embroidery, nylon mix exterior.
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.