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"Seaside Embroidery" Vintage 1950's Yellow Embroidered Novelty Seaside Dress & Bolero UK 6


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"Seaside Embroidery" Vintage 1950's Yellow Embroidered Novelty Seaside Dress & Bolero UK 6

Made with the softest yellow waffled cotton, and decorated with seaside themed embroidery of anchors, beach balls, boats, seagulls, beach bags and palm trees, this original 1950's dress set, is a rare piece to behold.

The elegant square cut neckline of the dress is framed by wide shoulder straps that boast point V splits. Her fitted bodice has inbuilt boning along the 2 front darts, creating a fitted structure.
Her cinched in waistline, is accented by the feature double buckle belt, that cross over, drawing the eye
to the waistline.
Her full circle skirt, drapes elegantly from the waistline, as is decorated with nautical themed embroidery.
She has been photographed here with a medium sized petticoat for added volume, this is not included in the listing.
Her wonderful matching bolero, boast short sleeves, and a V shaped neckline, that is set off by the front bow fastening, that sits just below the waistline. Embellished with seaside themed embroidery, to match the patterns along the skirt, this incredible 1950's dress set is a true ode to the New Look Silhouette

Label: Brookmar

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 32 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 43.5 inches

Waist: up to 24 inches

Shoulder To waist: 15 inches

Hips up to 50 inches

Fastenings: 13 inch metal side zip with a hook and eye fastening.

Measurements of the bolero

Armpit to Armpit: up to 32 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 13 inches

Waist: up to 32 inches

Closures: This dress fastens to the side with a 13 inch metal zip and a hook and eye.

Condition: This set is in near perfect vintage condition. With a small horizontal seam mend to the right hand side of the bust-line. This is not apparent when the dress is being worn, and only noticeable under closer inspection.

Size: UK XS 6

Fabric: Embroidery, Waffled Cotton

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.