From the late 60s or early 70s, a navy blue and white maxi hostess dress with wonderful texture. Shirtwaist-style bodice with two decorative buttons is a fairly sheer lattice knit. Long sleeves have two-button cuffs. Straight skirt is a linen-texture weave completely embroidered with "wooly" braid, ending in a fun fringe. Unlined. Closes in back with metal CC zip, plus three hooks&eyes at the collar. Union made in the U.S.A.
Labels: only the 1963-'74 ILGWU tag and a style-number tag remain
Fiber/Care: no tags, but feels like a combination of nylon, linen (perhaps rayon), and acrylic, dry-cleaning recommended
Condition: very good, with only a few tiny snags and minor fuzziness here and there. the original belt is missing, and we've removed the thread loops so you can go without if preferred.
*We've had this maxi dress professionally dry-cleaned and it's ready to wear.*
- there is stretch to the knit bodice -
waist: 35"/89cm (cinch with your belt)
length: 56"/142.25cm + 2.5"/6cm fringe
(BDV SKU: 00404-001)
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