• 1960s Colour Block Designer Knit Dress- New!
  • 1960s Colour Block Designer Knit Dress- New!
  • 1960s Colour Block Designer Knit Dress- New!
  • 1960s Colour Block Designer Knit Dress- New!
  • 1960s Colour Block Designer Knit Dress- New!
  • 1960s Colour Block Designer Knit Dress- New!
  • 1960s Colour Block Designer Knit Dress- New!

1960s Colour Block Designer Knit Dress- New!

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Measurements

Size: Small

Bust up to: 36 inches + 91 cm (fully stretched)

Waist up to: 28 inches + 71 cm (fully stretched

Hips: Free

Bodice Length From Outside Shoulder: 16 inches +  40 cm 

Total Length:  38 inches + 96 cm 

  

Description

* Vintage 1960s, 100% virgin merino wool

* Colour block design in vibrant blue. green, purple, red, yellow, orange and black

* Wonderful silhouette with figure hugging bodice and long sleeves

* Ribbed and striped turtleneck collar

* Emblem design on various locations on skirt

* Wonderful pop art print Twiggy dress

* Back zipper

* Label reads "Goldworm made in Italy"

Goldworm
The Goldworm Knitwear Company was founded in 1928 by Gertrude Goldworm. This family-run business was based in New York, and over the years grew to become hugely influential in the knitwear industry. Her son, Robert, having graduated from New York University in 1947, also joined the company and was soon recognized as a talented knitwear designe. Shortly after, Robert traveled to Italy in search of quality hand finishing: buttonholes hand done, seams looped. Whilst there, he joined forces with a small knitwear business owned and operated by the Dragone family. This merger allowed Goldworm to combine American fashions with traditional quality Italian craftsmanship. Robert’s sister, Beverly Tuttman, joined the company as head designer and helped turn classic knitwear into high fashion. The Goldworm company has received many honors, including the Coty Award and the Editorial Fashion Award by Glamour Magazine. In 1968, Goldworm became the first American company to receive the Premio Mercurio D’oro, Italy’s highest award for commercial and economic achievement.

 

Condition 

This beautiful dress is in excellent vintage condition for its age, without any flaws of note. The colours are vibrant, dress is free from pulls, holes or runs. Absolutely wonderful Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this listing.

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. 

 

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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.