50s Vintage Stripped Rockabilly Shirtwaist Dress
50s Vintage Stripped Rockabilly Shirtwaist DressAmazing vintage rockabilly dress in a wonderful stripped novelty print fabric. The bodice of this fit and flare dress has a jewel neckline with a peter pan crossover collar. It has side bust darts, vertical tucks on the front and back, shoulder tucks, and 3/4 length cuffed sleeves. The skirt is pleated and full. The dress buttons down the front with nine small covered buttons and it has it's original fabric belt. The horizontal stripes alternate with varying shades of red and beige and are accented with beige dashes. Dress was photographed with a crinoline which is not included.
Item: Vintage 50s Red Shirtwaist Day Dress
Material: unknown / silk or rayon
Size: Estimate a modern small, 4/6
Color(s): Red, beige, black
Measurements: Taken with the garment lying flat, please double bust, waist and hips.
***please allow yourself some wiggle room in this dress as the fabric might be fragile****
Length (from shoulder to hem): 42"
Length (shoulder to waist): 15.5"
Sleeve Length (taken under the arm): 11.5"
Back Width: 16-17" (continuous sleeve, not seamed at shoulder)
Condition: Vintage in very good condition. There may be some areas of very light fade, hard to tell if it's the fabric or the way it reflects light.
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"