Original Vintage: Day Dress
Dating from: 1980s with a nostalgic styling of a 1950s tea dress
Label: care label
Side seam to side seam across bust 38” (97cm)
Side seam to side seam across waist 32” (81)
Hips are free width of fabric at hem:
length from back neck to waist 14 1/2” (37 cm)
length from back neck to hem 42 1/2” (108 cm)
Width at hem: 139 “(352cm)
Length of collar at centre back: 7 1/2” (19cm)
Rock Follies Size 14 (can be worn by smaller sizes as the waist tie can pull in the waist dress is modelled on a size 12 mannequin)
Please check our size guide for how to take your measurements.
Fabric: 100% Cotton quality print medium weight, with a vibrant pattern the background is white with pink, blue and yellow hibiscus type flowers with green foliage with highlights of reds, orange and purple.
Style: The bodice has shaped panels six at the front and three at the back. The waist is dropped and pointed at the back and front. Ties are inserted into the front side panels which tie in a bow at the back. The skirts are full and voluminous and are gathered onto the bodice.
Features: The bodice is buttoned down the centre front with 6 small buttons. There are cap sleeves on the bodice however these are covered with a very flattering top stitched pleated shawl collar which ends in long ties that can be tied in a bow or tucked under the collar or simply tied.
Closure: buttons down the centre front
Ideal to wear for: Really pretty wearable dress to wear casually or to dress up
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.