A late 1950s or early 1960s faux shirtwaist dress with nipped, belted waist and full skirt. Oversized green plaid (looks more like a wide, vertical stripe) with white embroidered paisley-like motifs. Wear it with or without a crinoline, not included. Bodice has pointed Peter Pan round collar, short cuffed sleeves, and decorative front buttons. Unlined. Closes at back with metal Lucky zipper and top hook & eye. Very Betty Draper. From the Mary Ann S. Collection.
Labels: Betty Hartford
Our research indicates the label was in use since 1937, was first trademarked in 1960, and was defunct as of 1987.
Fiber/Care: no tags, cotton, washable
Condition: no flaws to note. hem was previously taken up 2" (and could be let back down).
*This dress is clean and ready to wear.*
sleeves (cuffed): 9"/22.5cm
length: 42"/106.5cm + 4.25"/11cm hem
hem sweep: 84"/123.25cm
(BDV SKU: 00577-005)
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