Vintage 1950s Golden and Tangerine Roses Cotton Dress - New!

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$330.00 AUD
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Measurements

Size: Extra Small - Small

Bust: 34 -36 inches + 86-91 cm

Waist: 25 - 26 inches + 63.5 - 66 cm

Hips: open

Bodice Length from Outside Shoulder: 15.5 inches + 39.5 cm

Total Length from Outside Shoulder: 44 inches + 112 cm 

Hem Length : 2 inches + 5 cm

Zipper Length: 15 inches + 38 cm

Seam Allowance: None

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.

 

Description

* Late 1950s crisp white cotton background commercially made sundress

* Fabric design features rows of golden yellow and tangerine roses with green leaves green leaves

* Classic silhouette with a fitted waist and wide skirt

* Bodice is sleeveless with thin shoulder straps 

* Contrasting orange piping runs along the neckline and shoulder straps

* Skirt is very full with box and knife pleating

 * Back with metal zipper

* Bodice is fully lined in callico

* Label reads Edith Flagg 

Edith Flagg (1919 – 2014) was a Romanian immigrant to the United States. She started her dress manufacturing business in Los Angeles in 1956. Her clothes were a mid-priced line – dresses for the “Average American Woman.” She specialised in dress and jacket ensembles, and also included casual dresses in the five lines she produced each year. The label lasted  into the 1970s. Starting in 2008, Edith Flagg appeared on_ Million Dollar Listing_, a television reality program starring her grandson. On the program “Granny Edith” gave her grandson, Josh Flagg, business advice and became something of a pop culture heroine. Courtesy of the Vintage Fashion Guild

 

Condition 

Excellent. 

No notable flaws that I can see, it is in great condition for its age. Faint line where hem was taken down.

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.

 

Comment 

Stunning dress with the most eye-catching and beautiful print.  Please drop us a line if you require additional information about this listing.

 

Shop Policies

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 pick-up.

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
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.