From the late 1940s or early 1950s, a "New Look" shirtwaist style dress with full circle skirt.
Cotton lace trims the jewel neckline, princess seams, and pagoda-style sleeves
Super full, more-than-a-full-circle skirt to wear with or without your fluffiest crinoline (ours not included)
Comfortable, washable cotton fabric is true black (some photos lightened)
Metal side zipper plus front snaps hidden behind nine decorative glass buttons
Extra-deep hem (7.5")
Fiber/Care: all cotton / washable (line or flat dry)
Condition: minor fading and age-related wear, but dress is jet black. one old repair to right sleeve as shown.
*This vintage dress is freshly laundered and ready to wear.*
Garment Measurements: shoulders: 17"/43cm sleeves: 17"/43cm bodice length (at top of pointed seam): 17"/43cm waist: 29"/73.5cm hips: free length: 53"/134.5cm + 7.5"/19cm hem (try finding that in a modern dress!)
☞ Our items are not newly manufactured "vintage style" pieces. They are true vintage, at least 30 years old. Please read condition report provided above.☜
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