1920s – 1930s Silk Georgette Bias Cut Dress
Dating From late l920s early 1930s
Label no label Handmade hand finished
Measurements: The dress is cut on the bias width of the fabric
Which means the dress gives across the width and means that it can be put on over the head without an opening, the wider the wearer is the shorter the dress would be. I have styled the dress on our size 12 mannequin, because it is a bias-cut dress it is hard to give the measurement’s. I would say the dress could be worn by sizes 10 12 14
Side seam to side seam across the bust 36” (91.5 cm) without pulling it
Side seam to side seam across the waist 32” (81.5cm)
Side seam to side seam across the hip’s 46” (117cm)
Width at hem 80” (204 cm)
Length from back neckline to hem 43” (109 cm) measured on a size 12 mannequin measured flat on hanger the length is longer as the body shape fits the dress
Dress is a Rock Follies Vintage Size: 12 please see notes above on relation a bias-cut dress
Please check our size guide for how to take your measurements.
Fabric: Black silk crepe georgette, light weight and beautifully hand printed with ivory and light and dark pink flowers, stems and leaves.
Style: A bias cut dress simple and skilled with two waist darts just taking in the excess fabric around the waist. The dress would require a simple under slip to wear as it is see through alone.
Features: The neckline back and front just drape on the bias and extend over the shoulder to create a little cap sleeve.
Closure: no closure over the head
Ideal to wear for: Film TV, Vintage Events, Bridal
Vintage Condition: Excellent Vintage Condition:
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)
1930s Silk Bias Cut Dress
Dry clean or gentle hand wash