This gorgeous soft green vintage batiste dress would look beautiful on any little girl or make a wonderful display piece.
This gorgeous soft green vintage batiste dress would look beautiful on any little girl or make a wonderful display piece. The neckline has double rows of white faggoted bias around the neck. The shoulders have three tiny pin tucks on each side. The sleeves have a slight puff to them and are finished with a cuff. The front of the dress has two tiny buttons in the center just below the chin. There is a delicate spray of tiny pink Brazilian embroidered roses across the front and white leaves and vines. Falling from the pink rose spray are three tiny stem stitched accent lines. At the bottom of the dress there is another spray of white leaves and a single pink rose. The hem is also scalloped and trimmed in white. The back of the dress has a button placket with two tiny white buttons. There is a pleat at the bottom of the placket to give the dress nice fullness. It has a matching green slip with scalloped satin cord trim around the neck, arm holes and hem. The slip buttons on one shoulder. The dress has a label that reads “Hand Made in the Philippines”. This piece has been hand washed in non-toxic natural soap and lightly touched up with a warm iron. It is probably a size 12 month.
Condition: It is in excellent vintage condition. There is a single pin head size spot at the hem line next to the side seam
Dress Measurements: Shoulders – 8″ (seam to seam); Chest – 11 1/2″ (flat underarm to underarm); Length – 14″ (top of shoulders to bottom)
Slip Measurements: Shoulders –7 1/2″ (seam to seam); Chest – 9 1/2″ (flat underarm to underarm); Length –14″ (top of shoulders to bottom)
Please remember this is a piece of vintage or retro clothing. Most of it is used and will show some signs of “normal wear” that comes with age. As we describe each piece if we find any flaws or marks we will point them out in the description. If we have made repairs, we will also note these in the description.