60s Pink Cotton Slim Shirtwaist Dress - med, lg

SKU: 00437-002

Slim, short-sleeved pink shirtwaist dress from the early 1960s. Features vertical bodice tucks, small pointed collar, belt loops, and straight skirt with inverted back pleat. Possibly intended as a uniform, but nicely made of smooth cotton broadcloth, with darts, pinked seams, generous hem allowance, and other mid-century touches you don't see on modern clothing at any price. Unlined, comfortable, easy-care. From the Merritt estate.

Our modern belt is not included.

Labels: the RN#17240 is for Patti Greene, Inc.
We've found advertisements for similar dresses by Patti Greene between 1961 and 1967. See photos for two examples, including one with nearly identical bodice detail.

Fiber/Care: cotton, washable

Condition: original belt is missing (ours not included), small rust stain on interior only of collar

*This shirtwaist dress is freshly laundered and ready to wear.* 

Garment Measurements:
- ignore vintage size 18 tag and go by the following, please -

 shoulders: 16.5/42cm 
 sleeves (as shown, folded): 8.5"/21.5cm
 bodice: 17"/43cm
 bust: 41"/104cm plus darts to ~43"/109cm
 waist: 33"/84cm
 hips: 42"/106.5cm just above end up placket
 length: 42.5"/108cm with 3"/7.5cm hem

(BDV SKU: 00437-002)

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