50s ALICE EDWARDS VEGETABLE NOVELTY PRINT PUMPKIN GOURD CHILLI HALTER DRESS - S
Such a fantastic print this! Alice Edwards "Italians" cotton dress in a vibrantly colourful seasonal vegetable print. Pumpkins, tomatoes, gourds, bananas, chilis, peppers - you name it! Perfect autumn print. Sweetheart neckline with small bow in front and halter straps which button on to the back of the neck. Waistline nips in and the skirt is a classic full 50s fit. Back metal zipper to the back to fasten. Soft cotton.
Dress is pictured with a petticoat which is not included in the sale.
The dress is labeled a size 14 but fits approx like a Small (closer to a modern day UK10). For your best fit please refer to the measurements.
Top of bustline to waist: 10"
Length: 39.5" from top of bust to hem
(There is a 1" hem on this)
-Bodice boning has been removed.
-One small darn to the front of the waistband, see photo.
-Bodice lining shows some light wear and the metal zipper has some chipping to the paint.
All in all still presents very nicely.