70s/80s Day Dress - sm

SKU: 00491-003

This 1970s or very early 80s dress feels as good as it looks. Burgundy and gold medallion print on black (or is it deep hunter green?). Shirtwaist bodice with five-button placket, notched (not oversized) collar, and half-length sleeves with turned-back cuff. Shoulder pads are slim, with no padding at all. Encased elastic waist above body-skimming bias-cut skirt with subtle A-line. Pinked seams, hem tape. Union made in the U.S.A.

Labels: Try Us (women's clothing manufacturer in business 1974-1983), 1974-'95 ILGWU

Fiber/Care: unmarked, soft and slightly stretchy synthetic blend (feels like rayon/nylon), washable

Condition: exterior has no flaws to note. there's about an inch of hem tape missing but hem is intact. original belt is missing. 

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

Garment Measurements:
- fabric has some horizontal stretch - 
 shoulders: 15.5"/39cm
 sleeves: 13"/33cm
 bodice: 16"/40.5cm
 bust: 34"/86.25cm + stretch
 waist: stretches from 22"-30"/55.5-76cm
 hips: 40"/101.5cm
 length: 46"/116.5cm

This dress fits both Delphine the Mannequin (b:32, w: 24, h: 35.25) and our live model (b: 36, w: 26, h: 36). It has enough stretch to accommodate a range of size-small figures.

(BDV SKU: 00491-003)

Note to International Customers: Your country may charge you taxes or import fees. BDV has no way to predict or estimate these costs, which are the buyer's responsibility. Please do not ask us to falsify customs forms.

~ Proud member of the Vintage Fashion Guild ~

$50.00

Continue shopping
Your Cart

There are no items in your cart