Original Vintage: Day dress to special occasion
Dating from: 1950’s
Label: No label hand made
Side seam to side seam across bust 40” (102cm)
Side seam to side seam across waist 32” (81cm)
Side seam to side seam across Hips
Width at hem 76” (192cm)
Length Back waist to hem 25” (63.5cm)
A Rock Follies Vintage Size: 16
Please check our size guide for how to take your measurements.
Fabric: 100% light weight cotton lawn with lilac, pink, white, grey and yellow check with embroidery of green and pink flowers and leaves running across the fabric.
Style: A sleeveless tea dress
Features: Sleeveless boat neck front bodice cut on the bias with waist and bust darts, the back is a lovely surprise it has a cross over double button opening. The skirts are attached with ½ “(1.5cm) knife pleats onto the bodice.
There is enough fabric in the dress to wear a net petticoat underneath I have included a vintage petticoat with the dress it has pastel coloured net and just gives the dress a lift.
gloves shown in the photographs are not included but can be found for sale on our accessorie page.dd
Closure: Metal zip at side seam with
Ideal to wear for: Party’s Picnics and Vintage Events
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:
- Mint Vintage Condition: Means the item although Vintage is unworn and good as the day it was made.
- Excellent Vintage Condition: Means the item is in great shape for its age. (Most of our stock will fall into this category)
- Flawed Vintage Condition: Means the item is wearable but does have some repair, mark or damage. The flaws will be described.
1950s Tea Dress & Petticoat
No care label as garment is pre 1966, so we recommend machine or hand wash at 40 degrees