Vintage 1940s Square Dance Dress from Bogarts Fort Worth Texas
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Adorable vintage late 1940s to early 1950s square dance dress. Bright red cotton with white and silver trim. Blouse has turned collar and side metal zipper. Skirt has a replaced nylon zipper and button at the waist. Not lined. Other than the tag showing some fray, both pieces are in excellent condition.
Designed by Anne Kirschner Bogart and made by Bogart's of Fort Worth Texas.
No size tag. Made of 100% cotton. Shown on an adult women's size 0 dress form (31.5” B / 24” W / 34” H) and the skirt would not zip all the way up. This is best suited for a pre-teen to teen girl size. There is no stretch to this fabric.
Please refer to measurements in inches taken while laying flat and doubled where appropriate.
>> Blouse <<
Bust - 32 inches (81.28 cm)
Waist - 28 inches (71.12 cm)
Length - 20 inches (50.8 cm)
>> Skirt <<
Waist - 20 inches (50.8 cm)
Length - 27 inches (68.58 cm)
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