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Vintage 1950 Dress - RARE Black Aqua White Kitten w Yarn Novelty Cotton Print Cat Sundress Size S

Regular price $178.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $178.00 USD
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Rare 1950s novelty print with short shirred sleeves, contrast piping and cool asymmetrical neckline, fitted bodice, sweeping tea-length skirt. I've never seen this adorable print before!

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•Fabric(s): cotton

•Closures: side metal zipper

•Designer/Labels: no, but appears to be commercially made

All accessories (belts, jewelry, crinolines, pins, etc.) are for style inspiration only unless indicated.


About a modern S - please do allow enough room for the kind of fit and ease you prefer

Bust (underarm area measured flat, then doubled) up to about 36"/tight 38"

Waist to about 26"/tight 26 1/2"

Hips full/free

Length of bodice, shoulder to waist seam about 16"

Length of dress about 46" 

Shoulders - no seams

Sleeves about 6"


Overall great vintage shape. Cleaned. 65+ years old.

A subtle ghost-hem crease from the skirt being raised and then lowered again to its factory length, does not stand out to the eye during wear or display (you could certainly put the hem back up if you want to).


Our pieces are true vintage with a history and a past life, not newly made reproductions. Minor signs of previous use and age are normal and expected for all true vintage pieces. Flaws and issues are carefully noted/photographed, and our detailed photos give you a good idea of the look of each garment. We're 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.



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