"French Grey" Vintage 1950's French Grey Cotton Dress UK 6-8
This original 1950's dress, in the softest shade of French Grey cotton, is the perfect piece for your vintage wardrobe.
Her rounded neckline is framed by a collar and short capped sleeves. Her fitted bodice is decorated with mock button fastenings, with grey pearlised rhinestone buttons. Her cinched in waistline is accented by a matching fabric belt, that ties elegantly to the side of the waist. Her simple skirt, features small gathered pleats below smocking stitches to the front of each skirt panel, creating loose pleats and an iconic 1950's silhouette.
Label: Marshall Field & Company, Chicago
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 35 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 41 inches
Waist: up to 25 inches
Hips: up to 46 inches
Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 5.4 inches
Shoulder to Waistline: 15.5 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder 13 inches
Size: Small UK 6-8
Closures: This dress fastens at the side with an 12 inch metal zip,
Condition: This dress is in perfect vintage condition,
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned
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.