House of Foxy 1940s Tea Dance Dress - Spring Orient

House of Foxy 1940s Tea Dance Dress - Spring Orient

£145.00

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A combination of top quality craftmanship, loaded with 1940s features and topped of with a vintage style fabric that behaves as it should.  We have not held back on detail with this dress.

Our Spring 2018 edition produced in this stunning oriental style print...blossom, orchids and chrysanthemum in hues of soft coral, cream & apricot on a light dusty rose base. Exquisite and seems to work brilliantly on all skin tones.

This is a most flattering cut and is influenced by the wartime styles worn by pinups such as Betty Grable & Rita Hayworth. This dress has been designed to be as faithful as possible to these 1940s styles. A slimming fit around the waist with elegant sleeves that reach above elbow and have a button & loop fastening.  Gathers under bust creates a flattering line into a sweeping 7-gore skirt to float you through any tea dance. A demure sweetheart neckline  - softly shirred into shape ar shoulder with top stitch detail in contrast ivory highlights the style lines. 

Key Features Include:-
- demure sweetheart neckline
- contrast top stitching on shirring, sleeve and under bust
- sweeping 7-gore skirt
- side zip
- new style short puff sleeve with button and loop fastening (button can be moved for size)
- fully lined throughout 

The fabrics is a mid weight 100% rayon (viscose) and as such gathers beautifully into yokes and under bust - is similar to the fabrics worn at this time. 

Proudly made in the UK 

Fabric: 100% Viscose
Washing instructions: cool hand wash
Length from natural waist: approx 26 inches

Size bust waist hip
UK 8 33"
81cm
26"
66cm
35"
88cm
UK 10 35"
86cm
27.5"
70cm
37"
94cm
UK 12 37"
91cm
29"
74cm
39"
99cm
UK 14 39"
96cm
31"
79cm
41"
105cm
UK 16 41"
104cm
33"
84cm
43"
109cm  
UK 18 43"
109cm
36"
91cm
46"
116cm

 

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