Original vintage 1950s liquorice stripe satin shirt-waister dress.
This is a fabulous dress with bold bright stripes in purple, pink, green and white popping on black. Cut with a classic shirt design, fold back winged cuffs, sharp neat collar and matching button fastening. The shoulders have small pads for the forties shape and the waist is fitted with a belt. The skirt is very full and knife pleated from the waist.
A fun and striking 1940s design.
Fastening: side metal zip and buttons
Fabric: rayon satin
Label: Perfection Every time! Petite Dress Co. Ltd
Age: late 1940s
Colour: black, pink, purple white and acid green
Condition: in good wearable condition, there is a tiny pin hold on the bodice and sleeve as pictured. Belt is not original to dress. Dry cleaned and ready to wear.
As with most vintage items, this dress has been previously worn and is over 80 years old.
Size: Small - Please check measurements before purchase Bust: 34" Waist: 27" Hips: free Length from shoulder: 44" Sleeve length: 12"
This dress has been selected for its design and quality in keeping with the Alexandra King aesthetic. Please note this is a vintage piece and has been pre-worn. Your top will be carefully packed, boxed and shipped free of charge to your chosen address.