RARE VINTAGE LAURA ASHLEY CARNO PINK VICTORIAN STYLE FLORAL PRAIRIE MAXI DRESS, 8 (LABEL 12). ULTRA RARE & EXQUISITE COLLECTORS TREASURE.EARLY 1970s LAURA ASHLEY VICTORIAN STYLE DRESS MADE OF TOP QUALITY RICH PINK COTTON PATTERNED WITH GARLANDS OF TINY DAISY FLOWERS. THE DRESS HAS A FITTED BODICE WITH ICONIC PINTUCKING. TO THE UPPER SECTION & CROCHET LACE. THE SLEEVES ARE LONG, GATHERED AT THE SHOULDER TOP & TRIMMED WITH LACE AT THE OUTER EDGE.
VICTORIAN STYLE ELONGATED CUFFS WHICH FASTEN BY. THE DRESS STILL HAS ITS ORIGINAL SASH TO CINCH IN THE WAIST & TIE UP INTO A BOW AT THE BACK. THE SKIRTS ARE FULLY GATHERED TO THE NATURAL WAISTLINE TO FLARE IN A VERY FULL A LINE, WITH A DEEP FLOUNCE AT THE HEMLINE.
ZIP FASTENING TO BACK (it is a Metal zip of course). EXTREMELY RARE & A TRULY BEAUTIFUL ACQUISITION FOR A SERIOUS ASHLEY COLLECTOR OR TRUE VINTAGE STYLE DIVA. CONDITION IS IMMACULATE PRE-WORN TIMEWARP VINTAGE. THE DRESS HAS ITS ORIGINAL UNALTERED HEMLINE & ORIGINAL LAURA ASHLEY DYERS & PRINTERS WELSH LABEL. FABRIC IS IN BEAUTIFUL CONDITION (Not worn thin & limp) & COLOUR IS FRESH, RICH & BEAUTIFUL.
FRESHLY CLEANED & READY TO LOVE WEARING. BUT BEING EARLY VINTAGE IT MEASURES SMALLER PLEASE NOTE THIS DRESS WILL FIT A MODERN UK SIZE 8. MEASUREMENTS AGAINST THOSE GIVEN TO ENSURE THAT IT WILL FIT PERFECTLY.
BUST measures to fit 32 max for good fit. WAIST measures to fit 26 max.
TOTAL LENGTH FROM TOP SHOULDER SEAM TO HEM IS 55. SLEEVE LENGTH (MEASURED FROM SHOULDER TOP TO CUFF EDGE) 25. BODICE (TOP SHOULDER TO WAIST) IS. WRIST APERTURE WILL FIT UP TO 7. THOUGH IN ALL HONESTLY 14.WILL LOOK STUNNING WORN AS IS BUT IF YOU WANTED TO WEAR IT WITH A FULL PETTICOAT, YOU COULD DO THERE ARE YARDS AND YARDS OF EXQUISITE EARLY FABRIC IN THOSE SKIRTS! YOUR VINTAGE DRESS WILL BE SENT PURPOSE BOXED TO PREVENT UNNECESSARY CRUMPLING IN TRANSIT. THAT IN ORDER TO PRESERVE THIS DRESS IN ITS PRESENT BEAUTIFUL CONDITION. I STRONGLY RECOMMEND FUTURE OWNER TO HAVE IT DRY CLEANED WHENEVER NEEDED. MACHINE WASHING WILL WRECK IT.
Thank you for your interest Any queries please dont hesitate to get in touch: Happy to help. I HAVE OTHER SELECT VINTAGE LAURA ASHLEY TREASURES LISTED DO TAKE A LOOK (You never know what you will spot). MY HOME IS 100% SMOKE FREE & PETLESS.
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