1950s Fit n’ Flare Pastel Dream


Availability: In stock

Ice cream sweet short sleeve 1950s fit n’ flare day dress. A soft, lightweight, mint green cotton, decorated with pink floral ribbons and panels of tiny pin tucks on the front bodice. Features a fitted waist, decorated with a small bow, and a delicate shallow neckline. The skirt is full and swingin’ double scoop creamy.  With a petticoat underneath you might float away! Extra details include a metal zip at the side and unlined body. Extra fabric around neckline and shoulders strengthen those areas. Petite Vogue styles were made for younger or “petite” women, often teenagers, but the dress will still fit a modern XS, or S with a small waist. Label says size 11. There is 5cm on the hemline that could be lengthened.

Fits like modern size XS

Model Georgia is a size Small (S) with 92cm chest, 76cm waist, 97cm hip

Measurements (lying flat):

Shoulder to shoulder 37cm

Underarm to underarm 47cm

Waist 31cm

Hips free

Shoulder to hem 94cm

Label: Petite Vogue Made in N.Z. 11

Manufacture: Made in New Zealand

Provenance: Sourced from New Zealand

Condition:  Excellent. No clear flaws except some fraying on the size label.






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