Bust: measures 43” flat, to fit approx. 40 to 41” somewhat loosely
Waist: measures 39” flat, to fit best on approx. 36 to 37” with waist ties cinched
Hip: measures 49” flat to fit approx. 44”, somewhat loosely
Length: 44.5” from shoulder to hem in front
Underarm to waist length: 8”
This deadstock 1930s dress, in crisp blue and white cotton gingham with organdy ruffles, is a stylish zip-front housedress. Originally designed to keep you looking your best at home, it is really too cute not to wear out of the house! The dress features cap sleeves, a rounded collar trimmed with decorative buttons, and an attached sash/wide ties to cinch the waist. The dress has vertical seams running from the shoulder to hem, both front and back, with a fairly straight silhouette when the sash is not tied (see photos). Organdy-trimmed patch pockets at each hip and a metal zipper down the center front finish the look of this cute and comfortable 1930s day dress The gingham check cotton fabric is crisp and bright. The dress has never been worn and it is in mint condition.