Vintage 1950s Pink Swirl Cotton Gay Gibson Dress- New!
Bust: 34 - 36 inches + 86 -91 cm
Waist: 26 -27 inches + 66 -69 cm
Bodice Length: 14.5 inches + 37 cm
Total Length: 40 inches + 102 cm
Hem Length: 2.5 inches + 6 cm
Zipper Length: 17 inches + 43 cm
Note: All measurements taken flat and stretched seam to seam
* Beautiful late 1950s cotton dress
* Fabric design features abstract swirl pattern in pink, white and magenta
* Classic silhouette with cinched waist and full skirt
* Sleeveless bodice with boat neckline that dips lower at back
* Bodice has shelf bust with gathers and a large self bow at centre
* Very full gathered skirt
*Unlined, raw and pinked seams with hand finished hem
* Back metal zipper
* Label reads Gay Gibson
The Gay Gibson label was owned by the Gernes Garment Company and dates from 1937. Their manufacturing base was in Kansas City, Missouri. The label produced excellent examples of mid-priced garments, often taking their design lead from Parisienne fashions.
This eye-catching dress is in excellent condition for its age and presents beautifully. Fabric colour is vibrant and unfaded. No notable flaws that I can see, other than the zipper seam has been reinforced at the waistline and inside seams are a little raggy and could do with a tidy up but not an issue affecting durability, wearability or outside presentation. Only mentioned for accuracy. Cleaned and ready to wear. Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this listing.
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