Vintage 1950s JANTZEN Swimsuit / Red Orange Plaid Gingham
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.
Made by Jantzen. Feels like cotton, or an early cotton/poly blend. Vintage tag size 10. Best fits an XS to S, approximately a modern size 4.
Please refer to the approximate measurements below, taken flat and doubled were necessary. All measurements are shown un-stretched and with back smocking fully stretched.
Bust across center of cups - 26 inches up to 36 inches (66.04 to 91.44 cm)
Waist - 24 - 32 inches (60.96 - 81.28 cm)
Hips - 34 - 38 inches (86.36 - 96.52 cm)
Length from front center to hem of overlay - 19 inches (48.26 cm)
Length from front center to bottom of crotch fabric - 22 inches (55.88 cm)
Straps - Adjust from total length of 14.5 - 18.5 inches (36.83 - 46.99 cm)