Crisp little belted shirtwaist dress in a subtle stripe. Suitable for three seasons with a change of accessories. From the 1940s or possibly 50s.
- Black, gray, and navy blue tiny stripe.
- Kimono-cut sleeves with gussets and turned-back notched cuff.
- Double-breasted styling (double row of functional button).
- Matching belt.
- Unlined (you'll want to wear a slip) and easy care.
Labels: Nelly Don (click read about this progressive, woman-owned and run company at the VFG Label Resource)
Fiber/Care: no tags, feels like a cotton or linen blend, slightly slubby, slightly loose weave with a somewhat crisp hand / washable
Condition: no flaws to note beyond extremely minor signs of wear
*This vintage shirtwaist dress is freshly laundered and ready to wear.*
approx. shoulder width (no seams): 17"/43cm
bodice length: 17"/43cm
hips (~9" below waist): 42"/106.5cm
length: 41"/104cm + 2.5"/6cm hem
belt: .75"/2cm wide and 34"/86.25cm long with holes at
29.5, 30.5, and 31.5" (75, 77.5, 80cm)
Shown clipped to fit Delphine the Dress Form. Last photo shows dress hanging loose.
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