"Autumnal Roses" Vintage 1950's Autumnal Floral Silk Jersey Dress UK 14 US 10
This original 1950's dress, made in the most divine rose print in autumnal shades of orange, deep pink brown and red, is the perfect piece for your vintage wardrobe.
Her straight neckline is framed by pleated panels that radiate from the shoulder seams, creating small capped sleeves, and delicate pleating along the bust-line. Her fitted bodice is accented by a cinched in waistline.
Her draping skirt, boasts small gathered pleats that fall from the waistband, framed to either side of the hip line by gathered panels, mimicking those along the yokes, These set off the hip-line, and create the iconic 1950's hourglass silhouette.
Label: Jeannie Brand
Measurements Of The Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 40 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 42 inches
Waist: up to 32 inches
Hips: up to 38 inches
Neckline to End of Sleeve: 8 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder: 17.5 inches
Size: UK size 14 US 10
Condition: This dress is in well loved and adored vintage condition. Beneath the armpits there is some colour plead to the floral pattern. There are 3 small darns beneath the centre bust seam, these have been done sympathetically and blend in perfectly with the floral pattern. These minor issues are not overly apparent when the dress is being worn, and only noticeable under closer inspection. This piece has been priced accordingly
Fastenings: This dress fastens at the back with a 10 inch plastic zip
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water.
Fabric: silk jersey
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.