Vintage 1950s Black Quilted Skirt with Floral Appliqués- New!
Size: Extra Small
Waist: 24 inches + 63.5 cm
Total Length from Waist to Hem: 29 inches +74 cm
Zipper Length: none
Hem Length: 0.5 inches + 1.3 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 late 1950s black quilted taffeta skirt
* Classic silhouette with a fitted waist and full skirt
* Waistband with double button fastening
* Panelled skirt so uncluttered at the waist
* Two inset side pockets with one serving as the opening on left side
* Pink floral damask fabric appliqués with pink and gold AB trailing sequins i
* Lined in white gauze
* Label reads Rozenfeld Originals of California
Henry Rosenfeld started his career as a shipping clerk in Manhattan’s garment district. He worked his way up the ladder at Bedford Dress, Inc. before striking out on his own in 1942.
Henry Rosenfeld was a budget label, with dresses ranging from $10.95 – $19.95 in the 1940’s. The dresses were well cut and simply tailored, which gave them an expensive look. In 1945 Rosenfeld grossed $8,000,000 on sales of 2,000,000 dresses to 12,000 stores, including Lord & Taylor. His signature symbol was a red rose, which was found on the hang tags of his dresses. (courtesy of Couture Allure)
No notable flaws that I can see. A couple of spots and pinholes on the gauze lining but obviously not seen from the outside
Please note that these are vintage items that have been used and loved over the years, As such, they may display slight evidence of their age. Any notable flaws above and beyond this will be highlighted here.
Lovely skirt with the prettiest sketched roses design/. Skirt is very full. Please drop us a line if you require additional information about this listing.
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