Size 12 Purple Dress - 50s Inspired 1980s Striped Shirtwaist - 50s Chevron Stripes - Violet & Aqua Blue - Novelty Piecing - Waist 31 - 46566

Size 12 Purple Dress - 50s Inspired 1980s Striped Shirtwaist - 50s Chevron Stripes - Violet & Aqua Blue - Novelty Piecing - Waist 31 - 46566

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Vintage from the 1980s

Material

synthetic knit

Description

This 50s inspired shirtwaist dress is truly deja vu! We have the nearly exact design in a 1950s version, though this particular dress is a 1980s copy. It has a specially pieced wheel of stripes to the back bodice that creates a unique design reminiscent of an umbrella's striped panels. It has a notched lapel, 3/4-length sleeves with elasticized bands & graceful flared bells, and a flirty full skirt.

Ladies' Size
12 to 13

Measurements
Bust 42, Waist 31, Hip up to 52; Neck to Waist 17.25, Neck to Hem 42 Inches

Era
1980s

Label
" J.J. Dean / OF CALIFORNIA " and vintage size 12 at back neck

Materials
Striped synthetic knit, probably polyester, in grape purple, violet magenta, aqua blues

Closure
Center front lavender plastic buttons, bust to waist, with elasticized waist seam

Condition
Excellent

Condition Detail
Very nice, 3-4 subtle rubs/picks to knit, these are hard to notice

Washing Instructions
Warm gentle machine or hand wash, hang to dry, steam if needed

Please note: All measurements (bust - waist - hip) are the maximum body measurements that will fit the item. These measurements already have ease subtracted and they are not actual fabric widths. To get actual fabric widths add two inches at the bust - one inch at the waist and two inches at the hip.

Size listed is a modern size. Any available vintage size is noted in the Label description. Please remember vintage sizes and modern sizes can vary a great deal.

The original 1950s version is listed at:
https://www.etsy.com/listing/270499870/size-8-chambray-dress-1950s-gray-white

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