Vintage 1950s Blue Violets Cotton Dress- New!
Bust: 36 inches + 91 cm
Waist: 27 inches + 68 cm
Bodice Length from Outside Shoulder: 15 inches + 38 cm
Total Length from Outside Shoulder: 40 inches + 102 cm
Note: Measurements taken from outside, flat and stretched seam to seam.
* Vintage Late 1950s cotton dress
* Fabric design includes violets in varying shades of blue
* Classic silhouette with cinched waist and flared skirt
* Short sleeved bodice with square neckline
* White pleated inset at bust with piping and a self fabric bow
* Skirt is tightly gathered
Label reads Pat Premo
Pat Premo was one of the handful of California designers that drove the west coast wing of the American sportswear initiative. She began her career making "little golf dresses" out of superior fabrics like Egyptian lawn cotton, with meticulous, intricate tailoring and dressmaker details. The Pat Premo label was started by Pat and her husband, Bill Schiminke in the 1940s. The label become known for its unique fabrics and prints and for its well-fitting lines that were always beautifully finished. Of particular note, was her fondness for horizontal stripes which contrary to common wisdom she found highly flattering.. The company ceased production in the 1970s.
This dress is in excellent condition for its age. No notable flaws that I can see,. Cleaned and ready to wear. Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this listing.
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