1960s Vintage White Thai Silk Dress
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Vintage 1960s dress in white Thai silk. Fitted waist, covered buttons up the front, scoop neck with folded collar and silk lining. Perfect for a wedding dress. Expertly tailored and very chic. There are thread belt loops but no belt. Appears to have never been worn. This dress is in excellent condition, apart from 2 tiny specks at the waist, they may actually be part of the raw silk and not spots, would be remedied by a dry cleaner or covered by adding a belt. See the last photo.
There will be a matching blue silk coat on another listing.
Bespoke dress, no tags. The measurements listed below were taken while dress was laying flat and doubled where appropriate. Perfectly hourglass shape, see the measurements and compare them to your own body measurements, leaving room for ease of movement.
Bust - 36 inches
Waist - 26 inches
Hips - 36 inches
Length from shoulder to hem - 41 inches
Shoulders across - 16 inches
Sleeve length - 7.5 inches
Sleeve circumference at opening - 13 inches
ABOUT VINTAGE CLOTHING SIZES
Vintage clothing sizes run smaller than modern clothing sizes and there is no industry standard sizing chart for modern women's clothing. When purchasing vintage clothes, it is important to know your own true body measurements and compare those to the garment measurements provided. Please take a moment to review this chart on how to take your own body measurements, so you can correctly determine if this item will fit you. Be sure to always leave several inches between your measurements and the garment measurement for proper fit and ease of movement. Returns do to improper fit will not be approved.