1970s Vintage Blue Knit Day Dress
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This is a lightweight shirt dress from the 1970s by Montgomery Ward. It has a wide pointy collar, gold tone buttons, accordion pleated skirt and waist tie. It is in excellent condition. The dress has been altered at the waist to bring up the length by about a half inch. This could be let back down if desired. Tag inside has 'Mom's' written on it.
Measurements are approximate, taken flat and then doubled where necessary.
Bust - 36 inches
Waist - 28 inches
Hips - Free
Length shoulder to hem - 41 inches
Sleeve length - 24 inches
Sleeve upper arm circumference - 14 inches
Belt length - 64 inches
Fabric Content: Polyester
Garment Care: Professional Dry Clean Only
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