Lovely vintage late 1940s to early 1950s day dress in white cotton with navy blue polka dots and quilted appliqué daisies on the front. It is a strapless dress with boning in the bodice, fitted waist and bias cut full skirt. It has a halter style kerchief that attaches with buttons inside the bodice and hangs free across the back of the shoulders, dress can also be worn without the kerchief. There is a side metal zipper. It is in very good condition showing a few extremely faint spots and one line mark right above side waist seam. These are pointed out on the last photo.
Made by American Fashions Inc. Chicago. No size tag.
Please Note: This dress is shown just barely fitting on a modern US size 10 dress form. The form's measurements are B-36.5" / W-27.5" / H-37".
Please refer to the dress measurements below, taken while laying flat and doubled where appropriate.
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Bust - 34 inches (86.36 cm) when flat - Up to 36 inches as shown on dress form. Waist - 27 inches (68.58 cm) Hips - Free Length of bodice from top of bust to waist - 11 inches (27.94 cm) Length from top of bust to hem - 38 inches (96.52 cm)
Vintage Silk Kimono Robe / Brick Red & Gold Urushi Leaves
Sold Out$169.00 USD
Gorgeous vintage 1950s silk kimono robe in brick red crepe with an Urushi embroidered gold and silver leaf pattern. Fully lined. Includes a sash handmade from vintage kimono fabric, as shown in photos. It is in excellent condition.
Around body, measured across the back and doubled - 48 inches Length from shoulder to hem - 62 inches Sash - 100 x 7 inches
Vintage silk crepe kimono robe from the 1930s in dark purple with a large ivory floral print. Fully lined and includes a vintage Obiage sash, as shown. In very good condition, there are a few areas of light yellowing in the white flowers, see last photo.
Around body, measured across the back and doubled - 46 inches Length from shoulder to hem - 63 inches Sash - 100 x 17 inches