"Clarissa" Vintage 1960's Houndstooth Wool Dress UK 8


"Clarissa" Vintage 1960's Dog Tooth Wool Dress

This original 1960's houndstooth dress in the most beautiful stone coloured wool, is the perfect piece for the new season.

Her rounded neckline is framed by full length knitted sleeves, and a fitted bodice. Her small pocket along the yoke, draws the eye to the cinched in waistline, accented by front darts. Her simple skirt, with her front side pocket, creates an iconic 1960's silhouette.

Enjoy wearing this dress paired with knitted tights and knee high boots.

Label: None

Provenance: Holland, Nijmegen

Measurements Of The Dress:

Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches

Shoulder to Hem:38.5 inches

Waist: up to 26 inches

Hips: up to 37 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 23 inches

Shoulder to Shoulder: 14.5 inches

Size: Small UK size 8

Condition: This dress is in perfect vintage condition, with a small darn to the left hand side of the skirt, this is not visible when the dress is being worn, and only apparent under closer inspection

Fastenings: This dress fastens at the back with a 22.2 inch metal zip and hook and eye.

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water.

Fabric: wool,

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.