• Vintage 1950s Pink & White Cotton Susy Perette Dress- New!
  • Vintage 1950s Pink & White Cotton Susy Perette Dress- New!
  • Vintage 1950s Pink & White Cotton Susy Perette Dress- New!
  • Vintage 1950s Pink & White Cotton Susy Perette Dress- New!
  • Vintage 1950s Pink & White Cotton Susy Perette Dress- New!
  • Vintage 1950s Pink & White Cotton Susy Perette Dress- New!
  • Vintage 1950s Pink & White Cotton Susy Perette Dress- New!

Vintage 1950s Pink & White Cotton Susy Perette Dress- New!

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Measurements

Size: Extra Small

Bust: 34 inches + 86 cm 

Waist: 24 inches + 61cm

Hips: Free

Bodice Length From Outside Shoulder: 14.5 inches +  37 cm

Total Length:  41 inches + 104 cm 

  

Description

* Vintage 1950s pink cotton dress

* Classic silhouette with cinched waist and full skirt

* Sleeveless bodice with low scooped neckline

* Dress has insert of white pleated cotton at centre decorated with pink bows

* Very full panelled skirt with pellon stiffening

* White tulle petticoat attached to waist

*Bodice also has pellon stiffening

* Back metal zipper

* Label reads Suzy Perette

Suzy Perette

The Suzy Perette label was a registered trademark of Lombardy Dress (founded as Lombardy Frocks in 1930) and registered in 1954. A sister label to Suzy Perette was the Gigi Young Fashions label (late fifties to 1966). This label followed the same successful style formula of Suzy Perette but as a less expensive line.

Suzy Perette was greatly influenced by Parisian fashions, with the silhouette of cinched waist and full skirt extremely popular in the early fifties. In fact, the Suzy Perette label acquired the right to incorporate Christian Dior's designs into their own product range- and this dress is a wonderful example!

 

Condition 

Such an eye-catching dress and obviously a Dior copy!! It presents beautifully but has two light stripes of the slightest fading down the right side area. This produces an ombre effect, as it tones in so well it is hardly noticeable when worn. The last photo highlights the issue, it was very difficult to actually photograph the fading. Apart from that no major issues that I can see. This dress is an absolute stunner!! Shown with a crinoline and belt that are not included in the listing. Cleaned and ready to wear. Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this listing.

 

Shop Policies

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 if this rare circumstance arises.


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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 :)

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.