Rendered in a classic silhouette, this iconic 1950's soft pink and white pinstriped cotton dress, is just the piece for your everyday wardrobe.
The rounded neckline is framed by a wide shoulder straps and a sleeveless cut. The fitted bodice is accented by tailored darts. The cinched in waistline is accented by a matching fabric belt. The simple line of the skirt, is set off by small pleats to either side of the front of the waistband, and tailored darts, finished with a back vent along the hemline. This dress is fully lined in white cotton.
Measurements Of The Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 45 inches
Waist: up to 28 inches
Hips: up to 40 inches
Size: UK 10 US 6
Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition. Some light age marks and colour variation to the belt. A vert small and light age mark along the bodice to the centre just above the waistline, when the belt is worn, this area is well concealed. These minor issues are not apparent when the dress is being worn and only noticeable upon closer inspection.
Fastenings: This dress fastens along the side seam with an 11 inch metal zip, and a matching belt.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned
Fabric: Cotton, 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. AB