What Betty Draper wore in the early 1960s. Vintage shirtwaist dress in lemon yellow with turned-back short sleeves, embroidered eyelet bodice, full button-front placket, vertical darts, nipped waist, and gently full skirt. We show it with and without a small crinoline, not included. Belt loops. Unlined, with pinked seams and generous hem allowance. Cool, comfortable, and easy care dressing for spring through the dog days of summer. Perfect for Easter. Union made in the U.S.A. From the estate of Elizabeth W., Queen of the 60s Shift Dress (she liked shirtwaists, too).
Labels: only the 1963-'74 ILGWU tag remains
Fiber/Care: unmarked, cotton or cotton-rich blend, washable
Condition: the tip of the collar's left lower edge has a tiny smudge, the original belt is missing (ours is not included)
*This shirtwaist dress is freshly laundered and ready to wear.*
sleeves unfolded: 12"/30.5cm
waist: max. 28.5"/72cm
(BDV SKU: 00412-033)
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