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Vintage 50s Ankara African Dress in retro Vlisco leaf print - Cocktail/ Party Dress - Perfect for all Occasion Wear - Summer Dress

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An eye-catching cocktail dress, party dress or day dress with a design inspired by the 50s combined with a contemporary edge. This vintage dress style is totally timeless and will last a life time. Fit is incredible - way better than displayed on vintage dummy.

Made with Love and Designed to Endure - the dress is artisan-made in London and cut on an original 1950s pattern. The fabric is Limited Edition Vlisco. Vlisco are the leading African batik print company in the world and have been used by Burberry, McQueen and other top designers. The fabric is fade resistant from light and washing.

Made by an ex-Saville Row Tailor this beautiful dress designed to be easily let in or out as required to achieve the perfect fit.

Measurements
Bust 34 inches
Waist 26 inches
Hips 35-36 inches
Skirt 23.5 inches

Style Notes
The dress has a waistband to give a corseted effect without the discomfort! The neckline is elegant and feeds into well-structured straps that flatter the arm and has a straight pencil skirt. This dress is very versatile and can be dressed up or down. It has an ingenious elastic design on inside that shapes the unique cowl shape around the bust.

Care
Can be hand washed in machine or dry-cleaned as preferred
NO RETURNS
An eye-catching cocktail dress, party dress or day dress with a design inspired by the 50s combined with a contemporary edge. This vintage dress style is totally timeless and will last a life time. Fit is incredible - way better than displayed on vintage dummy.

Made with Love and Designed to Endure - the dress is artisan-made in London and cut on an original 1950s pattern. The fabric is Limited Edition Vlisco. Vlisco are the leading African batik print company in the world and have been used by Burberry, McQueen and other top designers. The fabric is fade resistant from light and washing.

Made by an ex-Saville Row Tailor this beautiful dress designed to be easily let in or out as required to achieve the perfect fit.

Measurements
Bust 34 inches
Waist 26 inches
Hips 35-36 inches
Skirt 23.5 inches

Style Notes
The dress has a waistband to give a corseted effect without the discomfort! The neckline is elegant and feeds into well-structured straps that flatter the arm and has a straight pencil skirt. This dress is very versatile and can be dressed up or down. It has an ingenious elastic design on inside that shapes the unique cowl shape around the bust.

Care
Can be hand washed in machine or dry-cleaned as preferred
NO RETURNS

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Karen Proctor

Vintage 50s Ankara African Dress in retro Vlisco leaf print - Cocktail/ Party Dress - Perfect for all Occasion Wear - Summer Dress

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  • Handmade item
  • Materials: cotton, vlisco print, batik cotton, dutch wax print, ankara print, dutch wax
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