1950s Yellow and Green Floral Jerry Gilden Dress - New!
Bust: 34 inches + 86 cm
Waist: 26 inches + 66 cm
Bodice Length From Outside Shoulder: 15.5 inches + 39 cm
Total Length: 43 inches + 109 cm
* Vintage 1950s ivory lightweight cotton dress
* Design features floral garlands in yellow and orange with sage green stripes
* Classic silhouette with cinched waist and full skirt
* Short sleeved bodice with squared neckline
* Full knife pleated skirt that features horizontal striped border
* Back meal zipper
* Label reads Jerry Gilden
Jerry Gilden was a maker of moderately-priced women’s ready-to-wear from the mid 1940s through to the 1960s. The company was one of the top five producers of women’s dresses in the United States. At the peak of production, the label was producing over a million garments a year.
The in-house costume designer, Giselle, was responsible for designing the dresses and separates that made the Gilden name famous. After her death in 1952, Gilden took as his partners Sayde and Abe Weinberg, with Sayde becoming the designer of the Jerry Gilden lines. The firm ceased production in 1960. Because of their construction and styling, the label is keenly sought after by today's vintage fashion collectors and lovers.
This dress is in excellent vintage condition for its age with no flaws that I can see. Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this listing.
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