Spectacular 50s New Look style dress in a dusky light blue cotton sateen with painted white polka dots. Drop waisted bodice with a wide v-neckline and short sleeve with underarm gusset. Beautifully fitted silhouette with a nipped in natural waistline and fantastic decorative diamante buckles and straps to the centre of the bust and the lower dropped waist. Skirt is very full and falls in small gathers. Back metal zipper to fasten. No labels. Skirt is unlined but bodice is lined in a slightly stiffening white synthetic. No labels.
Dress is pictured with a petticoat which is not included in the sale.
The dress is not labeled with a size but fits approx like a XS. For your best fit please refer to the measurements.
Dropped waist: 31"
Shoulder to natural waist: 14.5"
Shoulder to dropped waist: 18"
(There is a very short hem on this)
Very good condition. There is some discolouration/yellowing to the lining of the underarms, not visible on the outside when worn. Some of the polka dots have some very slight colour chipping. Freshly handlaundered.