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Feminine and cheerful 1950s 50s dress.

✧ custom / handmade -- one of a kind!
✧ sheer pale yellow cotton with darker yellow + green roses floral print
✧ fully lined in opaque yellow cotton
✧ nipped in waist + full circle over skirt
✧ lining has a pencil skirt shape
✧ princess seams up bodice for beauty + shape
✧ gentle pleats at shoulders
✧ cowl ‘neckline’ in back
✧ fastens up the side with a covered metal zipper

This dress is so gorgeous -- and just about like new! The woman that I got it from told me that she made it for herself in the 50s and only wore it once; it has been hanging safely tucked away in a closet for all this time! Perfect for day with a pair of flats or some lace up espadrilles, or for night with a pair of your highest heels and a fancy flower tucked into your hair, this is a dress that will have you feeling as pretty and girly as can be everytime you slip it on. Ideal for weddings, traipsing about town, or picnics on the shore. An absolute flower garden of a frock!

This beautiful dress was custom made over 50 years ago and is in phenomenal condition -- it is truly a treasure and one of a kind! There is not another one like it in all the world!!


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please note: this dress was photographed with a small crinoline between the sheer overskirt and the lining -- the lining itself is shaped like a pencil skirt, and the crinoline is not included.


♥ details + measurements

Best fits: xs
Label: none; custom / hand made
Fabric: cotton
Bust: 35 in.
Waist: 24 in.
Hips: free
Length of bodice: 15 in.
Length of skirt: 26 in.
Total length: 41 in.

Excellent, almost pristine vintage condition with no stains, tears, or visible mends. There is the faintest possible mild iron burn at the bottom of the skirt, that blends so well into the color and pleats of the dress that I did not notice it until I was steaming the dress and had my face right up close to it -- shown in the top section of the 4th photo. You will never see it unless you look for it. A couple of faint spots on the lining that do not show through. This dress is clean and ready to wear! Just gorgeous!!


♥ shipping

United States $12.00 Priority
Canada $11.00 First Class | $27.60 Priority
Everywhere Else $17.00 First Class | $42.00 Priority

Insurance is included in all shipping charges.


Dear International Friends: due to the value of this garment, the default shipping is set to Priority, as it is the only shipping method that allows for foreign tracking. Please convo for combined Priority shipping quotes, or to discuss the possibility of First Class shipping.
Rebecca Emily Darling

vintage 1950s 50s dress // Sheer Yellow Floral Cotton Sundress

Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1950s
  • Material: cotton
  • Ships worldwide from California, United States
  • Feedback: 571 reviews
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