"Pink Floral Silk" Vintage 1950's Pink Floral Silk Wiggle Dress US 8 UK 12
This breathtaking 1950's german silk dress, in a wonderful palette of pink and browns, on a deep black silk background, is a timeless staple to your vintage wardrobe.
Her soft rounded neckline, is framed by short capped sleeves. Her fitted bodice is set off by a diagonal seam that runs along one side of the bodice, and joins the cinched in waistline, in a cross over tie, that fastens with two hook and eyes beneath a decorative bow. The iconic wiggle cut skirt, boasts a cross over constructed style, that zips to the side of the hipline, and fastens into place to conceal modesty.
This dress is fully lined
Label: W Gries Rawp, Essen, Gegrundet, Uli Ritcher
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 40 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 42.5 inches
Waist: up to 32 inches
Hips: up to 40 inches
Size: UK 12 US 8
Closures: This dress fastens to the side back with a 24.5 inch metal zip and a hook and loop, and an 8 inch metal zip along the front of the hip, with 2 hook and loop fastenings.
Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition, with some very light colour fade along the skirt line
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water.
Fabric: Silk, Lined
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.