60s/70s Does 40s Day Dress - sm

SKU: 00784-008

From the late 60s or early 70s, a day dress with 40s styling in navy blue with a bold, colorful print.

  • Bodice has the sweetheart neckline and strong (unpadded) shoulders of iconic 40s fashions.
  • Buttons and belt buckle in a honey-colored plastic resembling bakelite.
  • Chain-link print in shades of red, orange, yellow, and white looks like giant knitting stitches, plus stripes.
  • Knee-length straight skirt (just a hint of an A-line shape).
  • Unlined, closes at back with hooks and eyes and a zipper.

Labels: Alta Moda (meaning "high fashion" or "couture" in Italian)

Fiber/Care: no tags, feels like a soft poly knit with good drape / washable

Condition: no flaws to note

*This vintage day dress is freshly cleaned and ready to wear.*

Garment Measurements:
(dress fabric has some stretch in both directions)
 shoulders: 14.5"/36.5cm
 sleeves: 9"/22.5cm
 bodice length: 16.5"/42cm
 bust: 34"/86.25cm + room from gathers
 waist: 26-28"/66-7cm
 hips (8.5" below waist): 48"/122cm
 length: 42"/106.5cm
 belt - 1.5"/3.y75cm wide x 30"/76cm long

 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. 

$85.00

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