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1950s/ early ’60s dress suit

£58.99

Stunning larger size dress and jacket from the 1950s/early 1960s.

Bust 22″/56cm

 

1 in stock

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Product description

1950s/early 1960s dress and jacket by Regina. Larger size, stylish suiting type fabric with large pearl effect buttons and 3/4 sleeves. Dress has a side zip and matching belt. Both dress and jacket are unlined, so a slip may be needed.

Condition: Both in excellent condition apart from a small hole 2-3mm wide on the back of the dress, around the shoulder blade area – please see pictures for more detail.

Measurements:

Dress

  • Underarm to underarm 22″/56cm
  • Waist 18″/45.5cm
  • Sleeves (shoulder seam to hem) 18″/45.5cm
  • Back of the neck to skirt hem 43″/109cm

Jacket

  • Underarm to underarm 22″/56cm
  • Neck to jacket hem 21″/53.5cm

Women's Size Chart

How to measure

As you know, women’s clothing sizes can vary, sometimes wildly, from shop to shop, and also from decade to decade. Kitty Conway’s focus on the measurements of each garment for sale, displayed for each individual item. Please focus on these, and use the the size chart below just for reference. The sizes below are taken from the UK/European Clothing Standard EN 13402.

You may find it helpful to measure yourself first, and keep the numbers handy whilst browsing.

  • Chest : Measure under your arms, around the fullest part of the your chest, keeping the tape level around the back.
  • Waist : Measure around your natural waistline, keeping the tape a bit loose.
  • Hips:  Measure around the fullest part of your hips.
 Measuring guide diagram
UK SIZEBUST BUSTWAIST WAISTHIPS HIPS
N/AinchesCMinchesCMinchesCM
63076246131.580
831.58025.5653384
103384276934.588
1234.58829733692
14369230.57737.596
163896328139.5100
184010033.58541104
2041104358942.5108