• Lovely 1950s Lilac & Ivory Woven Cotton Designer Dress- New!
  • Lovely 1950s Lilac & Ivory Woven Cotton Designer Dress- New!
  • Lovely 1950s Lilac & Ivory Woven Cotton Designer Dress- New!
  • Lovely 1950s Lilac & Ivory Woven Cotton Designer Dress- New!
  • Lovely 1950s Lilac & Ivory Woven Cotton Designer Dress- New!
  • Lovely 1950s Lilac & Ivory Woven Cotton Designer Dress- New!
  • Lovely 1950s Lilac & Ivory Woven Cotton Designer Dress- New!

Lovely 1950s Lilac & Ivory Woven Cotton Designer Dress- New!

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Measurements

Size: Small 

Bust: 36 inches + 91 cm 

Under Bust: 28 inches + 71 cm

Waist: 27 inches + 69 cm

Hips: Free

Bodice Length From Outside Shoulder: 15 inches +  38 cm

Total Length:  43 inches + 102 cm 

 

Description

* Vintage 1950s ivory and lavender woven weighted cotton dress

* Design features geometric pattern in vertical stripes

* Classic silhouette with cinched waist and full skirt

* Cuffed short sleeves and wide oval neckline

* Wide self fabric cummerbund waist starting under gathered bust

* Wide box pleated skirt

* Working side metal zipper 

* Label reads Jonathon Logan

Jonathan Logan was a popular manufacturer of women’s classic dresses, have been foundered in 1944.  The brand was a stable of just about every young girl's closet during the 1950s and 60s. In fact by 1966, Jonathan Logan had become one of the largest ready to wear companies in the USA.

Jonathan Logan eventually became a collection of fourteen different brands, each geared to a different consumer group. What do these vintage labels have in common: Betty Barclay, Butte Knit, R & K Originals, Youth Guild and Jonathan Logan? At one time, all of these labels were popular divisions of the first large apparel conglomerate: Jonathan Logan. These labels were on some of the most popular dresses and sportswear from the 1950’s through 1970’s, and today, vintage collectors seek out these labels for their style and quality.

 

Condition 

This beautiful dress is in excellent vintage condition for its age. No notable flaws that I can see. 

 

Comment

The bust is gathered on this dress and although it measures up to 38 inches it would be best for a 36 inch bust as the mid drift is tight. Measurements for the top of the cummerbund immediately under the bust is included in the measurements. Shown with a crinoline and ribbon belt for presentation purposes and not included in the sale.  Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this listing.

 

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COVID-19

Unfortunately, the pandemic has resulted in a backlog of parcels worldwide. Our local Postal Service continues to operate at increased capacity and assures us that packages will arrive at their destination, albeit with a noticeably longer timeframe.

We now offer an alternate express delivery service via DHL for those of you who want your packages more expediently. This option is currently delivering packages within a seven-day timeframe from collection.

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 :)

Alterations
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.

Special Orders
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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.