Prairie Dreams Dress by Gunne Sax


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A dreamy original Gunne Sax dress with prairie style fitted bodice, ruffled skirt and built in lacey petticoat. The eponymous 1970s – 1980s label for bohemian romantic dream dresses. This one is probably late 1970s to early 1980s. Cornflower blue with tiny white polka dots and a stark white petticoat popping at the hem. Center back zip which starts just below the collar. Bodice is unlined and skirt has a fully built in petticoat with lace hem which with the gathered front skirt and cord gives the dress a romantic daydream vibe. Could be worn as is or with an extra petticoat to add drama.

Fits like modern size XS

Measurements (lying flat):

Shoulder to shoulder 29cm

Underarm to underarm 40.5cm

Waist 31cm

Hips full

Shoulder to hem 116cm

Arms Eye 22cm

Provenance: Sourced from N.Z.

Label: Gunne Sax by Jessica San Fransisco Machine Wash Cold Line Dry 50% Polyester 50% Cotton 100% Acetate 100% Nylon Made in USA

Condition: Excellent- Originally had a ruffle around the V-neck which has been removed and the edge is a little raw in one or two spots. You could easily sew another ruffle or lace trim on.