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*This item has been reserved at the request of a customer. Please do not purchase, but keep in mind we'd be happy to do the same for you on any other item in this or our other our shop filled with vintage clothing, accessories and sewing bits and bobs from 1968 and before.*

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The epitome of Dior's New Look for daytime. Mint green and white striped nylon seersucker shirt dress was designed by Jonathan Logan and retains it's three original tags. Eight Mother of Pearl buttons run down the front and it features a staunch metal side zipper. Peter Pan collar, cuffed sleeves and a delightfully full skirt. Retains original belt.

You will want to thoughtfully consider what undergarments you plan to wear beneath this gem. This dress was photographed over a slip and petticoat NOT INCLUDED in this listing. Visit our vintage lingerie department

http://www.etsy.com/shop/unionmadebride?section_id=7914106

When I began my career in vintage a dozen or so years ago, I remember my Mother Dear (who worked at I. Magnin in the 1960s) mentioning that Jonathan Logan was a very highly sought after label in it's day. Heavily featured in Seventeen Magazine in the 1950s, this designer specialized in youthful fashions, come to life from your favorite fashion magazine.

Labeled: Jonathan Logan (in black script on white label)

Paper Tags include:

Care Label:

first of all... it's a Jonathan Logan 100% Nylon

THIS FABRIC IS NYLON
Will not shrink-Needs no ironing.
WASHING INSTRUCTIONS
Wash with mild soap in lukewarm water (this means in your sink with Woolite)
WASHES SUPERBLY FAST DRYING
IF IRONING IS DESIRED
Press while damp on reverse side with warm, not hot, iron.
100% Dupont Nylon

Price Tag:
Olds & King Established 1851 Portland, 5 Oregon

Designer Tag:

Jonathan Logan Fashions for Young America Come to life from your favorite fashion magazine.
The Jonathan Logan Look Size 9*

**Do you know about vanity sizing? There was once a store called I.Magnin. Here in Portland, Oregon a lady of the mid 20th Century might wear a size 12 when she purchased things at Meier and Frank. At I. Magnin the same woman would wear a size 8. Many women were dedicated I. Magnin shoppers simply because of size. It's just a number ladies. Get out your tape measure and utilize the measurements provided below. An inch is always an inch an no matter your body type or weight.

Find the 1950s Tuscan straw hat for sale here:

http://www.etsy.com/listing/73963389/vintage-1950s-tuscan-straw-hat-large

Measurements...

I do not pin clothing on models, but prefer instead to show you my garments on people they actually fit. Meaghan's measurements are 33-25-38. This dress fit her like a dream. A floating mint julep dream.

~Bust: 38"
~Waist: 25"
~Hip: Full
~Sleeve Length: 7.5"
~Length shoulder to waist: 15.5"
~Length waist to hem: 29.5" + .75" hem


Condition

Excellent mint condition with original tags rating a 10 out of 10.


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***I ship all items via Priority Mail for both Domestic and International purchases.***

RESERVED Vintage 1950s Jonathan Logan Dress Sheer Seersucker New With Tags 1960s Striped Mint Green

Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1950s
  • Material: dupont nylon seersucker
  • Feedback: 152 reviews
  • Ships worldwide from Oregon, United States
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