Vintage 1950s New Look Garden Party Dress in Brown & Blue Floral Print
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Gorgeous vintage early 1950s garden party day dress in brown with light blue floral print. Gathered at the bust, fitted waist and bias cut skirt. Decorative buttons on the bodice. Side metal zipper. Very wide, folded, dramatic neckline / collar.
Made of mercerized cotton. No tags. There is no stretch to this fabric. Best fit for an XS to Small.
Please refer to the measurements listed below, taken while laying flat and doubled where appropriate.
Bust - 34 inches (86.36 cm)
Waist - 26 inches (66.04 cm)
Hip - 40 inches (101.6 cm)
Length from shoulder to hem - 47 inches (119.38 cm)
Sleeve length - 9.5 inches (24.13 cm)
Shoulders across back, seam to seam - 15 inches (38.1 cm)
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