"Summer Roses" Vintage 1950's Floral Citrus Yellow Cotton Dress UK 8
With the most exquisite floral pattern in shades of pink and grey with green and black leaves and stems, on a citrus yellow background, this original 1950's cotton dress, is the perfect piece for your vintage wardrobe.
Her rounded neckline is framed by thin shoulder straps that fastens along the shoulder in decorative bows. Her fitted bodice, sets off the cinched in waistline, accented by small matching fabric bows along the base of each dart seam. Her wonderful full skirt, boasts gathered pleats below the waistband and a single layered inbuilt tulle petticoat, to create added volume, while setting off the classic new look silhouette.
This dress has been photographed with a medium petticoat, which is not included in the listing.
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 41 inches
Waist: up to 26 inches
Size: Small UK 8 US 6
Closures: This dress fastens at the back with a 14 inch plastic zip and a single hook and eye
Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition, with 2 small age marks concealed within the drape and pleats of the skirt. These are not apparent when the dress is being worn, and only noticeable under close inspection
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water.
Fabric: Cotton, Tulle
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.