60s 70s Vintage Shirtwaist Dress
60s 70s Vintage Shirtwaist DressPreppy red, white, and blue lightweight knit dress. This shirtwaist dress has a solid navy blue collared bodice with side bust darts and a working front zipper. The dress has short sleeves, a lightly gathered striped skirt, and a full back zipper. The collar, front zipper, sleeves, and waistband are trimmed in a needlepoint bric brac. An adorable summer dress with one condition issue of note, the front zipper is very tacky and may need to be replaced at some point. It is not a necessary zipper since the dress has a full back zipper.
Item: Vintage Preppy Knit Dress
Material: Unknown, polyester
Size: Extra small (estimate a size 2)
Color(s): Red, white, blue
Maker: Unknown, ILGWU label attached
Measurements: Taken with the garment lying flat, please double bust, waist and hips.
Length: 40 1/2"
Length to waist: 15 1/2"
Back width: 15"
Sleeve length (taken under the arm): 2.5"
Condition: Very good. Front zipper is tacky as noted above. There is an area of pilling on the left front breast (visible in photo above).
Photographed on a size 2 dress form