This truly iconic 1960's dress and coat set in a fresh green and cream woven cotton daisy print, is the perfect set to add versatility to your vintage wardrobe.
The scalloped neckline of the dress emulates the daisy print and is framed by a simple shoulder line and a sleeveless cut. The tailored bodice sets off the iconic shift cut of the dress, with tailored seams running from along the armholes to the hemline.
The matching coat, boasts a rounded Peter Pan collar and a simple shoulder line that sets off the 3/4 length sleeves. The tailored cut of the coat boasts princess seams and central button fastenings. With side pockets along each hipline. The dress is lined in a cotton and the coat is lined in a rayon.
Measurements Of The Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 43 inches
Waist: up to 31 inches
Hips: up to 36 inches
The dress fastens with a 21 inch plastic zip and a hook and eye.
Measurements of the Coat
Shoulder to Shoulder: 14.5 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 37 inches
Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 19.5 inches
Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches
Hips: up to 37 inches
Waist: 34 inches
Fastenings: 6 buttons and a single button beneath the collar
Size: UK 10 US 6
Condition: The dress is in good but not perfect condition. Dress Some very light and gentle age marks scattered throughout, these are well concealed within the print. A small age mark along the central daisy of the bust-line. And area of yellowing along the left hand side of the hemline near the side seam. Gentle colour variation to the shoulder line. The coat has some light and gentle discolouration along the back of the collar, nape and shoulders. There appears to have once been belt loops, but these have been removed somewhere in time and leave remaining stitch details. These minor details are not apparent when the set is being worn and only noticeable upon closer inspection.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned
Fabric: Dress: cotton weave, cotton lined,
Coat: Cotton weave, rayon lined
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.