Size: Extra Small - Small
Bust: 35 inches + 86 cm
Waist: 25 inches + 63 cm
Bodice Length From Outside Shoulder: 15 inches + 38 cm
Total Length: 39 inches + 99 cm
Layaway Initial deposit paid $100
* Vintage 1950s ivory white medium weight pique dress
* Design features large hydrangea flowers in light and dark pink with green leaves
* Classic silhouette with cinched waist and wide skirt
* Sleeveless bodice with scooped neckline
* Skirt is wide circle
* Low back with side metal zipper
* Label reads "Jerry Gilden"
Jerry Gilden was a maker of moderately-priced women’s ready-to-wear from the mid 1940s into the 1960s. The company was one of the top five producers of women’s dresses in the United States. At the peak of production, the company was producing over a million garments a year.
Their in-house costume designer, Giselle, was responsible for designing the dresses and separates that made the Gilden name famous. After her death in 1952, Gilden took as his partners Sayde and Abe Weinberg, with Sayde becoming the designer of the Jerry Gilden lines. The firm ceased production in 1960.
This dress is in excellent vintage condition with no faults that I can see. Fabric is vibrant and crisp. Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this listing.
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