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Vintage 1930s Rosy Pink + Soft Grey Rose Print Dress - Adorable Airy Slubbed Cotton Frock w Boob Pockets, Sapphic Buttons, Puff Sleeves Size XS to S

Regular price $168.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $168.00 USD
Sale Sold out
Shipping calculated at checkout.

♛Details

•Highlights: short puff sleeves w structured sleeve heads; deco curved shoulder yokes with amazing boob pockets (there for no real functional reason); bold decorative carved shell buttons shaped like mysterious triangles; swingy lil gored skirt; so dang cute, the perfect spring to summer frock, an incredible example from the Depression era

•Fabric(s): soft, cozy, and airy cotton or cotton/rayon blend with slubs like raw silk

•Lined: no

•Closures: side metal snaps

•Designer/Labels: no

Any accessories or belts shown in photos are prop pieces and not included unless mentioned.

♛Measurements

About a modern size XS to S; please allow room for movement and ease; some give to fabric as indicated

Bust to about 35"/taut 36"

Waist about 26"/taut 27"

Hips to 38"/taut 39"

Shoulder to waist seam about 15"

Shoulder to hem about 38 1/2" and has 1 1/2" hem

Shoulders about 14 1/2" seam to seam and your shoulders fit inside the "puff" areas

Sleeves about 10"

Armhole opening circumference about 16"

♛Condition

Very good vintage shape. Cleaned and sturdy. 80+ years old. 

Light signs of her age and previous life. Minor pulling at underarm seams, tiny-tiny bit of fray on the edge of one shoulder yoke, 2-3 extremely faint ghosts of age freckles down in the skirt's print, couple tiny holes near hem (see photos). Still presents wonderfully and is truly a crowd-pleaser!

Note: in some photos you can faintly see the letters printed on my dress form through the dress's fabric, these are not spots or stains on the dress.

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Our pieces are true vintage with a history and a past life, not newly made reproductions. Please be familiar with vintage clothing and read over our shop policies before purchasing. We are happy to answer any questions you might have to help you with online purchasing.

Return & Refund Policy

Vintage is sold as-is and all sales are final. All vintage garments will show signs of previous wear and use, including deadstock and unworn pieces. We take extra care to note and/or photograph any imperfections we find. You can read our thousands of happy reviews on Etsy and eBay for an idea of the quality and high standards we strive to keep.

Shipping

SPECIAL NOTE:

All items purchased during our sale ship Feb 5th, 2024. We do not have access to inventory before then, and the sale discounts are to thank you for your patience.

Shipping

Be sure your address is correct and up to date. We aren't responsible for items marked as DELIVERED that have been misplaced or stolen after delivery, so be sure you are shipping to a secure location.

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We are not responsible for delays that happen that are outside of our personal control. 

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Buyers outside the US: we love you! Please be aware, though, that you are responsible for any taxes, VAT, or other fees imposed by your country.

Items returned to us by your postal service for non-payment of taxes will incur re-shipping costs. If you do not pay to reship in a timely manner (10 days or fewer) your order will be considered abandoned and returned to inventory or donated. 

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