Size 6 1950s Summer Dress - Turquoise & Purple Sleeveless Top with Full Skirt - Sheer Cotton Gauze and Tulle - 50s Picnic Chic - Waist 26

$ 95.00

A terrific 1950s summer dress set! This airy-light gauze dress includes a sleeveless blouse and full pleated skirt. The sheer top has a handkerchief inspired collar with tie front, darts to fit, and a button-front. Matching skirt has a fitted waistband and white tulle lining for fullness.

Ladies' Size
6 to 7

Shirt: Bust 38, Waist up to 35, Hip 38; Neck to Waist 15, Neck to Hem 20 Inches
Skirt: Waist 26, Length 29 Inches


' Loomtogs ' at back neck and matching label in skirt (pictured)

Sheer pale blue cotton gauze, printed with turquoise blue & violet purple leafy sprigs and plaid; white nylon tulle skirt lining

Center front white polished shell buttons on shirt, neck to hem, with self tie at neck; side seam metal zipper on skirt with button at waistband


Condition Detail
Very nice and just lightly worn, freshly washed, the blouse has two scant tan pencil-thin marks at right front and two more below waist at back, longest is approx 1-inch, all are hard to notice when worn, blouse label has fray; the skirt is lovely too, with a repaired tear next to button at waistband, a tiny repaired fray amidst the fullness of the hip, and minor dye transfer on the text of the original label

Washing Instructions
Cold hand wash, shape and dry flat, steam or press cotton on medium-high setting (nylon tulle may be pressed on low 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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