L A U R A A S H L E Y. " I don't like ephemeral things, I like things that last forever ". STEP BACK IN TIME - APPROX 40 YEARS - AND ENTER THE ORIGINAL LAURA ASHLEY WORKSHOP IN CARNO / WALES.
THIS FULL-LENGTH TRADITIONAL FOLKLORE MAXI DRESS IS IN TIME-WARP, IMMACULATE CONDITION WITHOUT SIGNS OF WEAR - A TRUE DELIGHT FOR THE CONNOISSEUR OF VINTAGE LAURA ASHLEY CLOTHING. FEATURING A DELICATE PRINT OF LEAFY SPRIGS IN A VERY SUBTLE ROSE/SOFT WHITE TWO-TONE COLOURWAY. ELABORATE LACE DETAIL ADORNS THE HIGH RUFFLE NECK, FURTHER ENHANCED BY LACE TRIMMED FRONT AND REAR YOKES, INTERCEPTED BY TINY PIN TUCKS. THE LONG SLEEVES ARE PLEATED AND LACE ADORNED. ELONGATED BUTTON CUFFS ARE STRENGTHENED WITH DOUBLE-LAYERED FABRIC.
THE NEATLY GATHERED FULL SKIRT FALLS ALMOST FULL CIRCLE TO A FRILLED RUFFLE HEM. FASTENING IS VIA A LONG REAR ZIP. A LONG SELF-SASH ACCOMPANIES THIS DRESS TO ADJUST FIT AND APPEARANCE AS DESIRED.
A TRULY RARE FIND IN THIS DELIGHTFUL CONDITION. A GARMENT OF NOSTALGIC HISTORY. OF COURSE WITH THE EARLY LAURA ASHLEY LABEL. MADE IN CARNO / WALES.
AS WITH ALL MY GARMENTS, THIS DRESS WILL REACH YOU IN LOVELY-TO-RECEIVE CONDITION. CAREFULLY WRAPPED AND PURPOSE BOX-PACKAGED. (Please Note: Due to camera flash, the actual rose/white colour appears peach toned in some photos). (Garment was measured flat, please double measurements where appropriate).
UK 10 / EU 36 / US 8. LENGTH: 56 or 142 1/4 cm. BUST: 16 or 40 1/2 cm.
WAIST: 13 or 33 cm. Vintage sizes are generally smaller than our modern size guides, please refer to measurements rather than the size label. Please Note This listing is for the Maxi Dress only. The feature vintage Laura Ashley Tabard/Oversmock is for sale - please see my shop for details - subject to availability. OVERSEAS BUYERS ARE MOST WELCOME.
Please take a look at my. The item "LAURA ASHLEY VINTAGE VICTORIAN STYLE 70s FOLKLORE BOHEMIAN MAXI DRESS, 6/8 (10)" is in sale since Friday, December 7, 2018. This item is in the category "Clothes, Shoes & Accessories\Women's Clothing\Dresses". The seller is "biri7" and is located in Edenbridge, Kent. This item can be shipped worldwide.