Vintage Late 1950s Early 1960s Hydrangea Cotton Dress- New!
Size: Extra Small
Bust: 34 inches + 86 cm
Under Bust: 32 inches + 81 cm
Waist: 24 inches + 61 cm
Bodice Length from Outside Shoulder: 15 inches + 38 cm
Total Length from Outside Shoulder: 40 inches + 102 cm
Hem Length: 1 inch + 2.5 cm
Zipper Length: 14 inches + 36 cm
Note: Measurements taken from outside, flat and stretched seam to seam. Please allow for fit and comfort.
* Absolutely sensational late 1950s early 1960s white polished cotton dress
* Fabric design features yellow and green hydrangeas with brown leaves
* Classic silhouette with cinched waist and full skirt
* Sleeveless sweetheart bodice with thin shoulder straps
* Shelf bust with princess seaming
* Neckline features petal bust and a self bow at centre
* Very full panelled and seamed skirt
* Lined bodice, raw seams with hand finished hem
* Low squared back with metal zipper
* Back features unusual U shaped seams with side gathers
* Label reads Alma Leigh Made in England
A beautiful and well constructed dress. So many intricate details, not the least of which is that sensational and unusual back skirt treatment. Fabric is high quality and unfaded and the dress itself is in excellent condition for its age. No notable flaws that I can see, that might affect the wearability or presentation of the dress. The shoulder straps have been altered at one point and hand sewn in but not seen from exterior. Cleaned and ready to wear. Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this listing.
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