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Vintage bespoke size 36" bust ecru dress

£39.99

Product description

Vintage and bespoke, this elegant, floor length dress dating from the 1980's, is expertly made and hand finished. Created in an open-weave knit, linen effect fabric in an ecru shade, it has a round neckline and short sleeves that finish just above the elbow. The bodice is fitted at the front with six seams which form soft pleats at the waist; this is repeated with 4 seams at the back. From the waist the dress flows in a narrow shape the floor and 3 horizontal pintucks decorate hem; these are replicated on the sleeves. Fastened with a metal zip centrally at the back, the hems are neatly hand finished and the dress has a 2" matching fabric tie belt.

Measurements:
Bust: 36"
Waist: 32"
Hips: 48"
Length: 56"
Outside sleeve length: 13"

Item details

Size:
10
Colour:
Cream / ivory
Brand:
Unbranded
Brand type:
Unbranded
Chest size:
36
Condition:
Used: very good
Decade:
1980s
Exact colour:
Ecru
Outside sleeve:
13
Type:
Full length dress

Standard UK Delivery £3.95 per order

Delivery FAQs

Free returns

within 21 days.
Returns policy

About this item

Vintage and bespoke, this elegant, floor length dress dating from the 1980's, is expertly made and hand finished. Created in an open-weave knit, linen effect fabric in an ecru shade, it has a round neckline and short sleeves that finish just above the elbow. The bodice is fitted at the front with six seams which form soft pleats at the waist; this is repeated with 4 seams at the back. From the waist the dress flows in a narrow shape the floor and 3 horizontal pintucks decorate hem; these are replicated on the sleeves. Fastened with a metal zip centrally at the back, the hems are neatly hand finished and the dress has a 2" matching fabric tie belt.

Measurements:
Bust: 36"
Waist: 32"
Hips: 48"
Length: 56"
Outside sleeve length: 13"

Size:
10
Colour:
Cream / ivory
Brand:
Unbranded
Brand type:
Unbranded
Chest size:
36
Condition:
Used: very good
Decade:
1980s
Exact colour:
Ecru
Outside sleeve:
13
Type:
Full length dress

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

You can find out more about delivery and returns in our help section.

We offer a no quibble returns policy as follows:

Wedding dresses: 14 days

Overseas returns: 31 days

Everything else: 21 days


This item is also available for international delivery by airmail, carrying a mandatory delivery charge of:

Europe: £4.80

Outside Europe: £7.00

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