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(Originally priced at $275, now 60% off! WHAT?!? Yup, I'm clearing out to make room for new, Spring & Summer designs. Same HissyFit quality & style, just priced to make me lose money ;-)

Sleek, smart, and retro with some edge (you know, not all retro has to be happy & cheerful, right?), I designed & handmade this 1960's-inspired ensemble to add a bit of glamour to any occasion. It combines my "V-V Dress" (a classic, fitted sheath dress) with a matching jacket (a short, fully lined, swing coat-style beauty).

DRESS MEASUREMENTS:
• Bust = 46 inches around
• Waist = 38 inches around
• Hips (measured 7" below waist) = 50 inches around
• Lengths =
•• bodice, from V-neckline to waistline at center back = 12.5 inches
•• bodice, from back shoulder seam straight down to waistline = 16 inches
•• skirt, from waistline to bottom hem at center back = 25.5 inches

COAT MEASUREMENTS (taken with front edges touching):
• Bust = 62 inches around
• Bottom hem = 66 inches around
• Length (at center back) = 22 inches
(send me a convo/message if you'd like more measurements or have fitting questions & I'd be happy to give you personalized advice.) For tips on how to measure for your best fit, see: http://www.hissyfitoly.com/how-to-measure.html)

My V-V Dress is designed to have hourglass shaping (ahh, darts in all the right places), with a double-V-neckline (just low enough in front & cut a bit higher in back) and straight skirt with generous side slits. Dress fabric is a vintage, synthetic blend with a lattice weave that provides both texture & an alternating satin-shine & matte pattern (true fabric colars are shades of white and ivory, with golden-camel-latte fibers interspersed). Bodice is fully lined in crisp white nylon taffeta & dress closes with a side-seam zipper.

The matching coat is cut to be swingy (with extra drape in the back) and roomy, with kimono sleeves (cut of a piece with the body), a stand-up collar, and 3/4 length sleeves with deep, fold-over cuffs. Coat fabric is a vintage, heavier-weight blend with a woven, brocade pattern in shades of silvery-white and lichen-green. Coat is fully lined (in main dress fabric) & has 2 interior pockets.

Want a custom-made V-V Dress (with or without a matching Jacket) in your choice of fabric/color & fit to your size/measurements? Great: let's make it happen! Custom-order information is all over here: http://www.hissyfitoly.com/custom-order-info.html

Oh, and check out Hissyfit's Policies page for more info about the usual payment/shipping/refund ba-jazz: just click the tab above or here's the link: https://www.etsy.com/shop/hissyfitoly/policy

SALE - V-V Dress and Jacket - plus size, size 18, retro 60's style, cocktail dress, swing jacket, in vintage brocade fabrics -- 46B-38W-50H

US$110.00
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Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: over 11 hours design and production time, yards and yards of vintage 1960s fabrics, vintage zipper, new thread, pattern drafting supplies, cutting and pressing tools, sewing machines and new needles, electricity camera computer, handmade honesty
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Feedback: 292 reviews
  • Favorited by: 56 people