1970s English shirtdress Micro pleated pleated bodice and a full, knife pleated skirt, which cinches at the waist with a drawstring. Bodice closes with four purple buttons and has a wide, notched collar. Half length baloon, or poet, sleeves. Rich purple background, with abstract paisley print in dark lavender, pink, white, and sky blue.
Brand: No label
Size: 97 cm/38 inches
Modern size estimate: Large to Extra Large
Modern size estimate is based on the measurements below, which were taken with the garment flat and should be doubled as necessary. Please measure a garment of a similar nature to get the best fit equivalent.
Shoulder seam to seam: 14.25 inches
Bust / armpit to armpit: 18 inches
Waist: 18 inches; the drawstring can be used to tighten it to under 10 inches
Hips: free, up to 30 inches
Sleeve length: 16 inches
Shoulder to waist length: 16 inches
Skirt length: 29.5 inches
Total garment length: 45.5 inches
Condition: excellent vintage condition with minimal signs of wear.