Original Vintage: Day Dress
Dating from: 1980s
Label: Laura Ashley Made in Great Britain
Side seam to side seam across bust 38” (97cm)
Side seam to side seam across waist 30” (76)
Hips are free
length from back neck to waist 14 1/2” (37 cm)
length from back neck to hem 43 1/2” (110.5 cm)
Width at hem: 200 “ (510 cm)
Sleeve Length: 15” (38cm)
Rock Follies Size 14 (labelled by Laura Ashley as a 1980s 14)
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 a purple, mauve blue, with stunning summer flowers in light and dark pinks and red with pastel blue, yellow and greens.
Style: Sweetheart neckline with softly gathered sleeves, skirts are gathered into the waist giving a generous fullness which falls mid-calf. The bodice has 7 shaped panels to give a close fit with 4 covered buttons opening to the waist (there is a side zip to get it on.) Really well made the sleeves and the bodice are fully lined with the same fabric.
Features: The neckline, waist seam and sleeves have all been piped with a tiny self-piping a lovely detail found in these Laura Ashley collectables.
Closure: Nylon Zip down side seam and cover button down the centre front
Ideal to wear for: Really pretty wearable dress to wear casually or to dress up a collectable Laura Ashley Frock.
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.
80s Vibrant Floral Laura Ashley Tea Dress
Machine wash 40 degrees