"Sally" Vintage 1950's Silk Floral Dress UK 14-16


"Sally" Vintage 1950's Silk Floral Dress

With the most exquisite pattern of wild flowers in shades of pink, orange and white, this original 1950's dress is perfect for work or play.

Her simple bateau style neckline, is framed by short capped sleeves and a fitted bodice. Her nipped in waistline, sets off an elegant skirt, with pleats along the side and back of the waistband, creating a timeless silhouette.

Enjoy wearing this little lady paired with a fuchsia pink cardigan and court shoes for work, or with a denim jacket and plimsolls for a day out in the sunshine.

This dress has interfacing in the front of the skirt

Label: None
Provenance: UK

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 44 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 45 inches

Waist: up to 34 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 7.5 inches

Size: Medium- Large UK 14-16

Closures: This dress fastens at the back with a 20.5 inch steel zip

Condition: This dress is in perfect vintage condition, with a very small darn to the front of the bodice, this is not apparent when the dress is being worn and only visible under closer inspection.

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water.

Fabric: silk, printed silk

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. All our measurements are taken whilst the garment is lying flat, we then double these measurements to reflect the actual size.