• Outstanding 1960s Pink and Blue Space Age Dress - New!
  • Outstanding 1960s Pink and Blue Space Age Dress - New!
  • Outstanding 1960s Pink and Blue Space Age Dress - New!
  • Outstanding 1960s Pink and Blue Space Age Dress - New!
  • Outstanding 1960s Pink and Blue Space Age Dress - New!
  • Outstanding 1960s Pink and Blue Space Age Dress - New!
  • Outstanding 1960s Pink and Blue Space Age Dress - New!

Outstanding 1960s Pink and Blue Space Age Dress - New!

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Measurements

Size: Small

Bust:  34 - 36 inches + 86 -91 cm 

Under Bust: 32 inches +81 cm

Waist: 30 inches + 76 cm

Hips: 36 inches + 91 cm

Bodice Length from Outside Shoulder: 14 inches + 36 cm

Total Length from Outside Shoulder:  32 inches + 83 cm 

Hem Length: 1.5 inches + 4 cm

Zipper Length: 20 inches + 51 cm

Note: Measurements are taken from outside, flat and stretched seam to seam. Please allow for individual fit and comfort.

 

Description

* High quality mid 1960s Space Age designer dress

* Fabric features wide strips of pink and blue separated by smaller strips of taupe       and white 

* Classic mod silhouette with a-line skirt

* Sleeveless bodice with contrasting pink Peter Pan collar

* Two large applied pockets with flap opening on either side below hips 

* Large rounded white buttons with gold accents on collar and pockets

* Fully lined in white acetate, serged seams with hand finished hem

* Back with nylon zipper

* Label reads Schipara with 100% Trevira

Trevira Fabric replaced crimplene as the important fabric in the fashion industry for young designers of the late 1960s. It was considered ‘the’ fabric of its time and utilised by top designers all over the world. Due to its versatility, the fabric was perfect for mini shift dresses and A line coats as it was lightweight but with ample body. It also did not deform when wet and dried very quickly. Designers also loved it because of the vivid colours and patterns that could be made using this fabric.

 

Condition 

Space age dresses are so unique, featuring bold fashion elements and unusual designs. They are also hard to find. I love this period and the design on this one is a real beauty. Its also in excellent condition for its age. Looks hardly worn, no faults that I can see. Cleaned and ready to wear. Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this listing.

 

Shop Policies

Availability
This item is within our selling stock. In the unlikely event that two buyers purchase this item concurrently, payment will be immediately refunded to the latter purchaser. We apologise in advance should this rare circumstance arise.


Postage
We make every effort to post your item within 1-3 days of payment. Should a circumstance arise where we are unable to post within this timeframe (eg we are away at a fair) we will contact you immediately. Please note that our postage charges are based on standard international and domestic air packages - all with tracking. If you want to upgrade to express postage or require insurance, please contact us prior to checkout and we will adjust the rates accordingly.

LayBys/Layaways
Yes we do offer flexible layby/layaway options and are open to negotiation as to the time period. Obviously, the more expensive the item the longer the time you will have to finalise payment. Contact us to see how accommodating we can be :)

Special Orders
If you are looking for something that you don't currently find in our shop - let us know we may be able to help you with a special listing!

Photography
Our photos are taken with a mix of studio and ambient lighting. Whilst we take care with the colour balance of our photos, individual computer monitors register colours differently depending on their calibration. If you want the exact colour shade drop us a line and we will give you the Universal Pantone colours that match the item.