60s / 70s Vintage Chiffon Hostess Maxi Dress
60s / 70s Vintage Chiffon Maxi Hostess DressA lovely vintage Mad Men era hostess dress. There are no tags on this dress so the actual dating is a bit tricky, but it has some elements of early 70s boho style. The bodice of this dress is just lovely. It is made of a sheer off-white chiffon which is lined in white acetate, is gathered at the yoke, and has a mock turtleneck collar. The bodice has been beautifully embroidered on the front and the turtleneck. The dress has long sheer sleeves with embroidered cuffs. The lining of the skirt is a rust colored and aline. It is overlaid with a brown, fully gathered, sheer chiffon. The dress has a full metal zipper and a satin waistband.
Item: 60s Chiffon Maxi Hostess Dress
Material: unknown, chiffon and acetate
Color(s): Brown, off-white, rust, multi-color embordiery
Measurements: Taken with the garment lying flat, please double bust, waist and hips.
*Lining is stiff and there is no give to this dress so please allow plenty of wiggle room*
Length: Shoulder t to hem - 51"
Length: Shoulder to waist - 13.5"
Back Width: 15"
Sleeve length: 24.5"
Condition: Good vintage, a bit of discoloration on one shoulder.
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"