Pink Dress and Jacket Ensemble With Cut Work Trim - 1960s - Bust 81 cm
Powder pink crimplene ensemble, dress and matching coat set, from the 1960s.
The fitted dress has short sleeves and long darts in the front for fitting, round neckline trimmed with inserted floral appliques and cutwork embroidery and closes at the back with a metal zipper. The matching coat is full and straight with three-quarter length sleeves and the same appliques and embroidery trim the collar. A little bow covers the front closure and is secured in place with hook and loop, and a press stud. Knee length. The coat is lined. The dress is unlined. Fabric is Crimplene - Terylene polyester. Brand is Young Elegante - Sydney.
Small - there is a very slight stretch in the fabric.
Fits bust 81 cm (32")
Waist 66 cm (26")
Hips 86 cm (34")
Dress shoulders 35.5 cm (14")
Dress across the back 33 cm (13")
Dress sleeve 17.5 cm (7") from the top at the shoulder seam.
Dress length is 93 cm (36.5")
Coat sleeve length 43 cm (17')
Coat length 94 cm (37")
Excellent. A barely perceptible mark on the front of the dress skirt, see photo 5.