Willow Hilson Vintage

"Silk Floral Fields" Vintage Late 1950's Silk Suzy Perette Dress UK 10 US 6


This collectible late 1950's Suzy Perette twill silk dress, in a soft floral pattern in shades of lilac, pink, yellow, blue, chartreuse and cream, lined in the softest of cottons, is the perfect piece to add to your collection. 

The rounded neckline is framed by a simple shoulder line and a sleeveless cut. The timeless bodice is accented by tailored darts that run from the waistline to beneath the bust-line. The cinched in waistline, is accented by pleats to either side of the front of the skirt, framing the central panel whilst creating simple movement and structure to the skirt-line. Finished with tailored darts along the top of the skirt and a central metal zip fastening along the backline.  

Label: Suzy Perette New York 

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 42 inches

Shoulder to Waist: 16.5 inches

Waist: up to 29 inches

Hips: up to 38 inches

Size: UK 10 US 6 

Closures: This dress fastens at the back with a 21.5 inch metal zip and a hook and loop along the nape. 

Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition, with  a few very light pulls to the twill silk. This is in no way apparent when the dress is being worn and only noticeable upon close inspection. Please refer to the photographs, as they form part of the condition report. 

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned

Fabric: Twill Silk, Cotton 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.WH


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