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1918 – 1920s Muslin Cotton Print Dress with Scalloped Edge


Dating From 1918 -1920s


Label no label Handmade hand finished




Side seam to side seam across the bust 36” (91.5 cm)

Side seam to side seam across the waist 34” (86cm)

Side seam to side seam across the hip’s free

actual measurement 44" (112 cm)

Length from back neck to hem 39” (99 cm)



Side seam to side seam across the bust 36” (91.5 cm)

Side seam to side seam across the hip’s 38" (97cm)

Length from back neck to hem 35” (89 cm)


Dress is a Rock Follies Vintage Size: 8 - 10 please note although the measurements are more like a 12 the dress has to go on over the head as like many of these antique dresses there are not opening (zips or poppers) so it probably was tied with a ribbon around the waist to get the fit once it was on or worn loose, to achieve a relaxed look even though the original wearer would have worn some sort of corset restrictor. Included in the sale is an original 1920s cotton petticoat to wear under the dress, (worth £65)


Petticoat is a Rock Follies Vintage Size: 8 - 10 - 12

Pure cotton lawn petticoat with pintucks and trimmed with cotton lace.


Please check our size guide for how to take your measurements.




Fabric: Pure cotton muslin, light weight with a red background printed in the prettiest bouquets of forget me not flowers in blue, ivory and little highlights of brown/purple


Style: Sleeveless bodice cut in straight to the waist, with a slight boat neck, The skirts are cut in five panels to give a gentle fullness at the sides of the waist and at the hem.

Features: There is a little cape that is attached to the neckline and over the arms to appear like sleeves, the edge of this and the hem is cut into a scalloped edge and hand finished


Closure: no closure over the head


Ideal to wear for: Film TV, Vintage Events, Bridal


Vintage Condition: Excellent Vintage Condition: The dress does have some repair however considering the dress is over 100 years it is still a wearable and a very pretty dress.


Vintage items are not new they date back to a particular era, some have survived in amazing condition, while others may show some signs of age but we feel they still deserve to make it into our collection.

Therefore, we have listed our items into three Conditions:


Excellent Vintage Condition: Means the item is in great shape for its age. (Most of our stock will fall into this category)


1920s Cotton Muslin Dress & Petticoat

SKU: W20001
  • Dry clean or gentle hand wash 

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