Vintage 1950s Blue Cotton Novelty Print Wrap Dress
Vintage Clothing and Kimonos are not sized the same as modern manufactured clothing. Everything sold by ThisBlueBird will include actual garment measurements in inches. When choosing an item please refer to the measurements and compare them with a similar style garment you already own. Please note the measurements are actual garment measurements and you must leave 2 to 3 inches between your actual measurements and the garment for ease of movement.
The charts on this page are here to assist you in understanding how vintage clothing and kimonos are measured and where you should measure on your body.
There are no tags, this dress may have been home sewn. The dress is shown on a modern US size 4 dress form and not pinned or clipped. Please refer to the measurements listed below, taken while laying flat and doubled where appropriate.
There is no stretch to this cotton, please ensure you are leaving enough room for the dress to wrap around and cover fully.
Bust - 32 inches (81.28 cm)
Waist when cinched to the smallest point - 26 inches (66.04 cm)
- Max suggested waist is about 27 inches to ensure enough fabric for coverage.
Hip - 36 inches (91.44 cm)
Length from shoulder to hem - 39.5 inches (100.33 cm)