The straps are gathered (ever so slightly) and tapered at the base and at their widest point are 2 inches wide
It has a tightly fitted waistband that smoothly flows into a full skirt, trimmed with lace and 2 sequined bows and gathered on the sides to allow the petticoat to peep through.
The Petticoat is made of white duchess satin with a peacock blue duchess satin hem, it has 2 bottom layers of peacock blue tulle gathered for extra fullness. The top layer of tulle is 2 layers gathered and trimmed with an aqua blue sequined fabric or a peacock blue ribbon.
Sash is made from peacock duchess satin
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As with all Pixie Pocket clothing this dress is available for custom order in different colors, fabrics and adornments. Recommended fabrics for this dress are Satin, Taffeta, Garbadine and cotton.
All my dress bodices are lined and double stitched, and all inner seams are overlocked and can be top stitched (if required for extra strength), They are sturdy and are up to heaps of wear and tear.
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Urgent orders will take a maximum of 30 days to be delivered (this includes sewing, shipping and postage delays) please convo or leave a message to let me know its urgent, and the date you need the dress by.
When ordering dresses that require no custom work please inform us of your measurements in the instructions section of pay pal, There are measurement instructions at the bottom of this page.
When ordering dresses that require custom work, please message us with your ideal fabric, colours and style, and we will consult through photo's and conversation to make sure you are completely satisfied .
Only basic body measurements are needed to determine your pattern type and size. Remember to wear proper undergarments and shoes when measuring. Also, make sure the tape measure is held snugly and firmly (not tightly) against your body and is always parallel to the floor for circumference measurements.
BUST- Measure around the fullest part of bust and straight across back
CHEST- around body above fullest part of bust
WAIST- around body at natural waistline
HIP- around body at fullest part around the bottom—usually 7-9" (18-23cm) below waist
BACK WAIST LENGTH - from the most prominent bone at base of neck to the natural waistline
DRESS LENGTH - from shoulder seam to where you would like the dress to finish.
Other measurements will be requested as needed
A helpful resource on getting good measurements is this website
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1950s Pin up Wedding Dress "Mindy" Tea Length Style Peacock Blue Bow, Petticoat & Sash - Any colour - Custom made to fit
- Handmade item
- Materials: duchess satin, tulle, sequined mesh, sequins, elastic, peacock blue duchess satin
- Made to order
- Feedback: 176 reviews
- Ships worldwide from Christchurch, New Zealand