Original vintage 1950s rose print taffeta tea dress with long sleeves.
A classic 1950s design this dress is the quintessential tea dress covered in peony roses of purple, pink and red. The dress has a fitted cross over bodice, three quarter length sleeves and a low V back. The skirt is delicately gathered to the waist and very full in a bell shape.
Lined bodice and muslin underskirt. Additional underskirts not included.
Fastening: zip back (plastic has been replaced)
Fabric: printed rayon taffeta with black muslin underskirt
Label: unsigned, there is a small manufacturing label near the hem.
Age: late 1950s
Colour: black, red pink and purple with green leaves
Condition: in good wearable condition, zip has been replaced at a later date. Small repair underarm and a couple of tiny pin holes on shoulder. Dry cleaned and ready to wear.
As with most vintage items, this dress has been previously worn and is over 50 years old.
Size: Small - Please check measurements before purchase Bust: 34" Waist: 26" Hips: free Length: 43" Sleeve Length: 15"
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 dress will be carefully packed, boxed and shipped free of charge to your chosen address.