Size 14 1960s House Dress - Large 60s Navy Blue Plaid Cotton Shift & Woven Belt - Quaint Summer Housewife Short Sleeve Summer - Bust 40
Cute 1960s blue house dress in soft plaid cotton, with neat details and an interesting casual belt. This short sleeved dress has button accents to the sleeves, and a pair of pockets (one at left chest, the other at right hip). There are gathers at the shoulder, a fitted back yoke panel, and walking pleats to the A-line skirt. Natural woven jute belt has a wooden ring, shown flat, but also can be knotted to close it.
13 to 14
Bust 40, Waist 35, Hip 43; Shoulder to Shoulder 12.25, Neck to Waist 15.75, Neck to Hem 42.5 Inches
Unreadable label at back neck
Navy blue glen plaid cotton blend poplin, almost a denim blue, with black & tan details; belt is natural woven tan jute with wooden ring
Center front black or dark brown plastic buttons, neck to hip, in three or four different types of buttons that are all very similar but different (see Condition Detail below)
Barely worn, the buttons are quite similar but there are several different types, all black or dark brown, subtly noticeable, gives a quaint feel
Omitting belt - Warm gentle machine or hand wash, tumble dry and hang, steam if needed or press on medium setting
Please note: All measurements (bust - waist - hip) are the maximum body measurements that will fit the item. These measurements already have ease subtracted and they are not actual fabric widths. To get actual fabric widths add two inches at the bust - one inch at the waist and two inches at the hip.
Size listed is a modern size. Any available vintage size is noted in the Label description. Please remember vintage sizes and modern sizes can vary a great deal.
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