70s Vintage Shirtwaist Maxi Hostess Dress
Vintage Shirtwaist Maxi Dress
A fantastic vintage maxi dress. The bodice of this dress is made of a black and white checked linen-like material. It buttons down the front with three large fabric covered buttons, has vertical bust darts, shoulder tucks, and a large 70s collar. The dress has long sleeves with a one button cuff. The skirt is made of a similar linen-like fabric in a larger checked pattern with small yellow embroidered flowers. It is gathered at the waist and is lined. There is a full back zipper and the dress has its original lime green patent leather belt.
Item: Vintage Checked Shirtwaist Maxi Dress
Material: no tag, looks like a lightweight linen but possibly a manmade material.
Size: Small, estimate a modern size 4/6
Color(s): Black, white, gray, yellow, green
Measurements: Taken with the garment lying flat, please double bust, waist and hips.
*Please allow a bit of wiggle room since there is no give to this fabric*
Length to waist: 14.5"
Back width: 15"
Sleeve length: 23 1/4"
Condition: Very good
Photographed on a dress form with the following measurements, Bust 35 1/2", Waist 25 1/2", Hips 35 3/4", Rib cage 29 1/2"