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Vintage Hawaiian dress. The dress is classic 60's styling with a scoop neck and back, a fitted cummerbund waist with a cute attached sash/bow detail. The bodice has two vertical pleats in the front and darts in the back, the a-line wiggle skirt has four pleats at the waist and long side slits for ease of movement. The dress has a full back zipper. The material is a luscious printed green fabric with a colorful border of yellow, lime green and teal flowers (side sash matches the border). This dress is in excellent condition.

Item: 60's Hawaiian Dress
Material: No tag, most likely cotton
Size: Please see measurements below
Maker: BJ's Fashions, Honolulu Hawaii
Color(s): Greens, yellow, teal

Measurements taken with the garment lying flat, please double chest/bust, waist and hip measurements.

Bust: 18"
Waist: 14.5"
Hips: 19"
Length from shoulder to hem: 52"
Length from shoulder to top of waistband: 13"
Back Width (under arm to under arm): 15"

Photographed on a dress form with the following measurements, Bust 35 1/2", Waist 25 1/2", Hips 35 3/4", Rib cage 29 1/2".

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*INTERNATIONAL BUYERS - please be aware of any import fees/VATs/duties imposed by your country. These additional taxes (if any) are not included in DLT's shipping fees and are collected upon delivery. I abide by the USA laws and regulations regarding international customs declarations and therefore all items are marked as merchandise and the sale price is the declared value on all customs forms.

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Measurements are provided in inches and all measurements are approximate. Clothing is measured on a flat surface with a flexible dressmakers tape and measurements for chest, waist, hips should be doubled. We also provide the dress form measurement as a basis for seeing how the garment fits.

Length - Shoulder to hem
Length waist - Shoulder to defined waist
Bust/chest - Underarm to underarm (need to double)
Waist - Width at natural waist (need to double)
Hips - 5-6" below natural waist (need to double)
Sleeve length - Shoulder seam to bottom of sleeve
Back - Shoulder seam to shoulder seam
Halter Back - Under arm to under arm
Using a flexible dressmaker tape:

Insole: place tip of tape measure at toe, follow the footbed to the heel (interior)
Sole: toe to edge of heel (exterior)
Ball: 3" from tip of toe, measure width of sole (exterior)
Heel: measure the heel only (exterior)
We rarely describe an item as being in "mint" or "excellent" condition. Our belief is that a garment 20-100 years old probably has a flaw or two we did not catch. Most of the Items we sell are in "good" to "very good" condition, meaning there is light wear suitable for the garment's age, but has no holes, tears, rips, or stains unless noted. We avoid selling items in poor condition unless there is something really unique about the garment or it is being sold as "distressed" for fashion or for re-use.
When converting vintage to modern sizing we reference a measurement guide from J.Crew. All measurements are in inches.

XXS/00 Bust 31.5 Waist 24 Hip 34
XS /0 32.5 25 35
XS/2 33.5 26 36
S/4 34.5 27 37
S/6 35.5 28 38
M/8 36.5 29 39
M/10 37.5 30 40
L/12 39 31.5 41.5
L/14 40.5 33 43
XL/16 42 34.5 44.5
XL/18 44 36 46.5
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  • Vintage item from the 1960s
  • Material: cotton or cotton blend
  • Ships worldwide from United States
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