30s/40s Girls Party Dress in Lavender Organdy - 12/tween

SKU: 00508-017

From the late 1930s or early 1940s, a vintage party dress for your favorite young lady.

  • Crisp, cool, semi-sheer cotton organdy fabric with white eyelet trim and embroidery.
  • Bodice has a dainty pointed collar with satin bow detail, and puffed short sleeves.
  • Skirt is full and perfect for twirling. Could be worn with a full crinoline.
  • Closes at the side with snaps and a hook&eye at the neck.
  • Perfect for any special occasion.
  • Note that this dress will require a full slip, or a camisole/undershirt and half slip underneath. Organdy fabric is semi-sheer and requires suitable undergarments. 

    Note that the color is a true light purple or lavender, not pink. 

Labels: Star Children

Fiber/Care: no labels, cotton or silk blend organdy / washable (gentle cycle, drop dry, cool iron)

Condition: no flaws to note beyond the missing belt (a wide ribbon in white, purple, or a contrasting hue would work as a perfect substitute)

Garment Measurements:
- labeled a child's size 12, but please compare the following measurements with your child's body measurements (remembering to leave her some wiggle room) or with a dress that fits her -

 shoulders: 13"/33cm
 sleeves: 8"/20cm
 bodice length: 13.5"/34cm
 chest/bust: 32"/81.25cm (there are vertical darts, but no bust darts)
 waist: 25"/63.5cm (cinch tighter with a belt or ribbon)
 hips: free
 length: 35"/89cm
 hem sweep: 124"/315cm

 Our items are not newly manufactured "vintage style" pieces. They are true vintage, at least 30 years old. Please read condition report provided above. 

Notes: International customers are responsible for any taxes or import fees. 


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