dress & jacket

dress & jacket


Red, black and white striped cotton. Two piece. Bodice front fastening with pearl buttons to high round neck. Tucks into skirt. Side seams open below waist. Drawstring centre back waist. Long sleeves. Trimmed with applied black cotton and pleated frills. Separate skirt closely gathered at sides and back, fastening centre back. Very broad pleated frill at hem, headed by red and black cotton bands. Belt trimmed with black and red cotton bands, fastening centre front. Made-up bow at back. Jacket : V neck to waist, front fastening under made-up bow. Basque. Side seams open below waist. Loose three quarter sleeves. Trimmed with pleated frills and black bands.

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dress & jacket

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Length (max): 154.9cm
Shoulder to waist: 38.1cm
Jacket: 61cm
Hem: 292.1cm
Shoulders: 38.1cm
Waist: 58.4cm

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