Vintage 1950’s Emerald Green Tea Dress

£69.00
Back Zip with stunning Satin Bow and matching buttons at the front. A stunning example of an original early 1950s occasion dress.. Sleeveless with back Zip To achieve the right full skirt this dress comes with a new organza petticoat
Quantity:

Size

8

Brand

Homemade

Fabric

Grossgrain 

Measurments 

Bust 86 cm, Waist 62 cm, Length 107cm

Condition Used

Good

History Of The Garment 

A popular style in the 50’s was the full skirted, tea length dress, often called swing dress with snug fitting tops with narrow high waistlines shin-length or tea-length skirts. Traditionally, a tea dress was worn to a late afternoon or early evening event, typically with dancing, live music and where tea might be served. Also became fashionable for Rockabilly the earliest styles of rock and roll music and worn Rockabilly dances.

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