Cute little 50s cotton day dress in a lovely wide stripe design in crisp bright orange and painterly gradiated greys and whites. Fitted bodice with short sleeves and high square neck. Waistline nips in and skirt is sweet and full, sewn in inchwide pleats. Side metal zipper to fasten. No labels, but I think commercially made (with some alterations by previous owner. Really lovely all year round day dress, great colours!
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 XS. For your best fit please refer to the measurements.
Fit on model:
Shoulder to waist: 16"
(There is a 2.5" hem on this)
Good condition. Some small signs of wear:
-Neckline has been altered though this isn't particularly noticeable when worn. There is also some faint ghost stitching to the side of the skirt where I think a pocket has been removed, though this is not very noticeable when worn, see photo.
-Dress has belt loops but no belt.
-Three small marks by the hem and one small pen? mark to the skirt. -One tiny nick by the zipper.See all photos.