Purple blue roses floral print cotton 1950s full skirt | XS-S

$75.00
SKU:
SK126
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Description

This pleated full skirt from the late 1950s or early 60s is blooming with the loveliest blue and purple roses floral print, on crisp cotton piqué fabric. The skirt has a high, wide waistband, which is fastened on the side with 2 hooks and a metal zipper. Flat pleats are gathered into the waistband, adding enough fullness to accommodate a moderately-sized crinoline if desired (we have shown it here with a crinoline underneath—not included). The medium-weight cotton piqué fabric is bright and crisp. The floral print of abstract and rather prickly-looking roses is cute, without being too sweet! This summer-ready, circa 1950s cotton skirt appears hardly worn, and is in excellent condition. It was made in Switzerland for Chicago’s beloved Marshall Field’s department store.

Size: XS-S
Waist: 27” flat to fit approx. 26”
Hip: full
Length: 28” from waistband to hem
Hem sweep: 72” (36” flat, doubled)
Label: Made in Switzerland for Marshall Field and Company