1950s Red Speckled Dress by Mode O’Day


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SKU: 2020.114 Category: Tags: , ,

Smart 50s Mode O’Day shirtwaist dress in red cotton with a an Elvis winged collar. The fabric is spattered in starry white speckles. The short sleeved shirt top had darts and comes to a fitted waistline then a mid calf length A line skirt. Large red plastic buttons run down the front, a comes with a matching self-fabric belt that threads through belt loops. Lightweight and unlined.

Fits like modern size M

Measurements (lying flat):

Shoulder to shoulder 44.5cm

Underarm to underarm 54cm

Waist 43cm

Hips free

shoulder to hem 114.5cm

sleeve length 16cm

Label: Mode O’ Day

Manufacture: Made in USA

Provenance: Sourced from USA

Condition: Excellent. Just a few speckles faded under both underarms and across the back of shoulders and missing label on dress. Fabric covered belt buckle is a bit faded and the tip had been repaired. Mode O’ Day label is printed on belt and label remnants on dress collar.