1930s House Dress / Dressing Robe / Summer Dress

 

Dating From 1930s

 

Label no label Handmade hand finished

 

Measurements:

Dress

Side seam to side seam across the bust 36” (91 cm)

Side seam to side seam across the waist 28” (71cm)

Side seam to side seam across the hips 39” (99 cm)

Length from back neck to hem 50” (127 cm)

 

Dress is a Rock Follies Vintage Size: 12

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

 

Fabric: Soft lightweight Rayon with an ivory background with lime green, turquoise blue, sky blue and pastel mauve floral design.

Style: This house dress was designed to wear as a casual house dress with a cross over design and long loose sleeve. The bodice has two waist darts at the back and two at the front, the skirt is made of 8 panels including triangular godets at the hem and a further centre front panel. There is a small collar at the back and at the front the lapel is extended from the bodice and just turns over softly.

 

Features: Two handmade buttonholes are fastened with two green buttons and a further two are sewn on to create a double breast look.

 

Closure: Buttons and hook and eye at waist.

 

Ideal to wear for: In the house, at a Vintage breakfast over a silk pyjamas or night dress, alternatively it can be styled and worn as a dress as in photos.

 

Accessories shown in the photographs are not included in the sale but are available on our Accessories pages.

 

Vintage Condition: Excellent Vintage Condition: The dress has been made without finishing the seams 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)