A newly manufactured vintage-inspired dress.
Fashioned from very substantial heavyweight cotton fabric which has a very slight stretch.
Black background to fabric which has a leopard print flock design throughout.
Fitted top / bust section which has ruching at the front of bust.
Short sleeves which are gathered at shoulder seam.
Zip to side of dress.
Panels/seams in dress make top half of dress fitted to waistline and then dress flares out below waist.
Flared skirt section. Note that dress does not ‘swing’ due to heavyweight fabric.
Skirt lining has net panel at hemline to give slight volume and to give appearance of petticoat slip underneath.
Wear dress as it is for a 40’s /50’s style cocktail or evening dress.
Or – wear over a netted petticoat slip for added volume for a rockabilly look.
No separate petticoat is supplied with this dress.
Measurements: SMALL FITTING SIZES. Please note that this brand’s sizes come up smaller than regular UK sizes.
Length: Approx. 31 inches from underarm to edge of dress and approx. 34 inches from underarm to edge of net panel.
UK 8 fits bust approx. 32 inches
UK 10 fits bust approx. 34 inches
UK 12 fits bust approx. 36 inches
UK 14 fits bust approx. 38 inches
UK 16 fits bust approx. 40 inches
UK 18 fits bust approx. 41 inches
- Alternative / vintage inspired style
- Sizes come up smaller than regular UK sizes; see description for measurements
- Substantial flocked fabric
- Ruched detail at bust
- Flared skirt section