This iconic 1950's plaid dress, rendered in a woven wool plaid in shades of blue grey and black with a multicoloured speckled detail, is just the piece for your seasonal everyday wardrobe.
The rounded neckline is framed by a slim turned down collar edged with delicate wool fringing. The simple shoulder line sets off the dolman sleeve cut, finished in a mid length and edged with slim turned up cuffs edged with woven wool fringing. The fitted bodice is set off by tailored darts. The cinched in waistline, draws the eye to the wonderful near full panelled cut of the skirt, completing this dress in an iconic 1950's silhouette.The skirt has side pockets along each side seam.
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: 40 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 47 inches
Waist: up to 30 inches
Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 16 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder: 15.5 inches
Shoulder to Waist: 17.5 inches
Hips: 54 inches
Size: UK 12 US 8
Closures: This dress fastens along the centre back with 23.5 inch metal 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.
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.