Early 60s full skirted dress in a lovely deep dusky blue. Scoop neck and sleeveless cut with a seamed underbust finished with a small strap and huge decorative button detail. Natural waist nips in and the dress has a very subtly dropped waistband with a rolled trim, which sits at the top of the hip. Full skirt sewn in wide box pleats. White cotton scalloped broderie anglaise border trim to the hem. Back nylon zipper to fasten. Fabric feels like a blend, it has a matted cotton texture to the exterior and a glossy satin backing. No sure of fabric content, could be rayon possibly.
Dress is pictured with a petticoat which is not included in the sale.SIZE
The dress is not labeled with a size but fits approx like a Medium. For your best fit please refer to the measurements.
Fit on model:
Chest: 37" to 38" taut
Dropped waist: 31"
Shoulder to underbust 11.5"
Shoulder to natural waist: approx 15.5"
Shoulder to dropped waist: 17"
(There is a 1" hem on this)
Very good condition. Freshly laundered. Some faint discolouration remaining to interfacing fabric at underarms, but this can't be seen when worn.