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Vintage 1950s Dress - Incredible Cotton Brocade Olive + White Novelty Print Baroque Platter Sundress Size XS to S

Regular price $98.00 USD
Regular price $128.00 USD Sale price $98.00 USD
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•Highlights: criss-cross straps; sculpted, pointed, layered crumb catcher bodice with points that can be worn up or folded down; boning; full box-pleated skirt; a bells-and-whistles sundress from the era, with all the trimmings

•Fabrics: cotton brocade

•Lined: bodice is fully lined in gauze and olive cotton

•Closures: side metal zipper

•Designer/Labels: only has old cloth size label inside but it is right up there with Shaheen and Cole sundresses, in terms of overall feel and quality

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


Tagged a VINTAGE 12. Fits about a modern XS to S; please allow room for fit/ease!

Bust (underarm area measured flat, then doubled) to about 32"/taut 34"

Waist 25"/taut 26"

Hips full

Shoulder to waist about 16"

Shoulder to hem about 41" and has almost 3" hem


Great vintage shape. Cleaned, crisp, and looks barely worn. 60+ years old.


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.



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