Vintage 1950s Impressionist Posy of Violets Dress- New!

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$191.00 USD
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SKU #1842


Size: Small

Bust: 36 inches + 91 cm

Under Bust: 32 inches +81 cm

Waist: 27 inches +69 cm

Hips: Free

Bodice Length from Outside Shoulder: 16 inches + 41 cm

Shoulder Width :  15 - 16  inches + 38- 41cm  (due to cut)

Total Length from Outside Shoulder:  42 inches + 107 cm 

Hem Length: 1 inch + 3 cm

Zipper Length: 15.5 inches + 39 cm

Note: Measurements are taken from outside, flat and stretched from seam to seam. This is the maximum size allowable, so please consider individual fit and comfort.



* Lovely 1950s white background cotton sateen blend dress

* Fabric design features impressionist bunches of violets in lavender and purple with green leaves

* Classic silhouette with cinched waist and full skirt

* Sleeveless bodice with low neckline

* Full skirt with straight centre panel and knife pleating either side

* Bodice and skirt fully lined, raw seams, hand sewn hem

* Low back with metal zipper

* Looks commercially made but no label



Lovely dress with fabulous print. The full lining gives added body to the dress and it can be worn easily without a petticoat and still look flared.  No notable flaws that I can see, slightest bit of underarm dusting but really hardly noticeable. Cleaned and ready to wear.



Lovely fabric design on this beauty! Please drop us a line if you require additional information about this listing.


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Obviously, as these are one- off pieces, the fit may not be quite what you need. To this end, we also offer an alteration service by professional seamstresses. Please shoot us an email outlining what you want and we will quickly respond with a quote and timeframe. Costs are kept to a minimum for this service.

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