This the PERFECT taffeta floral print party dress from the 1950s!
Figure flattering silhouette with classic full skirt with bubble / balloon hemline and deep fitted waist accented by a feminine bow. Lined and pleated shelf bust with 5 pretty rhinestone buttons in the center. Skirt is full and swishy, perfect for dancing and twirling! Back metal zipper.
Crinoline added for fullness - not included.
Measurements: please allow a little extra room for comfortable fit and ease of movement. Item is laid flat, measurements are taken and then doubled for the bust and waist.
These measurements are a guide. When in doubt, measure a garment that is comfortable and fits you well and compare the measurements to this item. If you have queries or want more pictures just ask! All sales are final.
Fits like: small to medium
Shoulder to shoulder: 15.5"
Width of waistband: 5"
Length of bodice: 16"
Length of dress from waist: 26"
Brand/maker: Label has been removed, union label present
Fabric: taffeta, gauze/muslin lining
Condition: excellent - a few marks along the hemline
Please refer to the photos as they are a true representation.
**To see more vintage dresses: https://www.etsy.com/ca/shop/Vintage4SteppinOut?section_id=13538158&ref=shopsection_leftnav_2
Payment is due at the time of purchase unless you have made arrangements for a lay-away program with us prior to purchasing the item(s).
Layaway & Reserves
Layaway is available. Please message me via the listing of the item you're interested in so that I can work with you on how to order and establish your payment plan.
$50-$200: 10% deposit, full payment in 21 days
$200-$500: 20% deposit, full payment in 30 days
$500 + : 20% deposit, full payment in 60 days
All deposit must be paid when I send you the link for the down payment listing. Only one layaway at a time is allowed. New items have 24 hold period where they cannot be placed on layaway.
Reserves Or Holds
Reserves are allowed for up to 1 week with a 10% non-refundable deposit. Please do not reserve items unless you are 100% sure you wish to purchase the item. ALL DEPOSITS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE & NON-TRANSFERABLE
PLEASE NOTE: We are not responsible for unclaimed items. buyers have 30 days to arrange pickup or delivery. If you do not respond to our efforts to arrange a pick up time within 30s your item will be relisted and not refunded. We do not have storage facilities to hold your item for an unreasonable length of time. Which we deem to be 60 days without contacting us for special arrangements..
Rush shipping is available but you must notify me BEFORE you purchase the item so the amounts can be adjusted accordingly. I do require a confirmation message to ensure your purchase will arrive when you need it to. We are happy to ship your package expedited mail for both domestic & international customers. Please contact me for price quote if interested.
International buyers are responsible for all VAT & import fees imposed by your country.
Tracking on international orders are only available until they reach the border unless additional service is purchased. All custom forms will be filled out with the details of the purchase as reflected by the Etsy sale. We try hard to bring you the best rates we can from Canada. If you have a preferred method please let us know.
We will also combine shipments with the hopes of saving you money.
If in doubt contact me, I am always happy to answer your questions.
International buyers, must contact me for an accurate shipping quote as rates vary greatly depending upon where in the world you live.
Local Pickup / Meet ups are available.
We are not responsible for unclaimed items. buyers have 30 days to arrange pickup or delivery. If you do not respond to our efforts to arrange a pick up time within 30s your item will be relisted and not refunded. We do not have storage facilities to hold your item for an unreasonable length of time. Which we deem to be 60 days without contacting us for special arrangements..
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
If there is an issue with your purchase you must report it within 48 hours of receipt. We are there to work with you so please let us know if you are not satisfied. Please note we do not accept returns for vintage clothing items, all vintage clothing sales are final.
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