Channeling your inner Jackie O? Want to strut your stuff Madmen style?
This is a stunning little suit set for early 60s fans and is the epitome of early 60s fashions. A must for ladies who love grown up glamour and perfect for The Goodwood Revival - this set will take you from luncheon through to candlelit dinner...just thrown on a pair of heels, some 3 string pearls and you're set!
The dress is typical of the early 1960s, having a high 'jewel' neckline which is a simple round style. Waistline is nipped in an emphasised with the ruched cummerband - another key early 60s feature which really accentuates an hourglass shape by nipping in under the bust. The elegant darts at the top of skirt create a slight tulip shape again creating the hourglass figure.
The dress is sleeveless and is paired with a short waisted jacket - a style taken from an original pattern from the period and adapted. Jacket features a wide collar with notch detail and one button fastening. Bracelet length sleeves and lined with our exclusive meacdow print.
early 60s Style features include:-
- jewel neckline
- flattering ruched cummerbund feature
- pencil skirt - lined
- wide collar jacket with one button
Manufactured in Great Britain
Fabric: Rayon/poly/elastene crepe - jacket lining 100% viscose - skirt lining 100% polyester
Washing instructions: dry clean recommended
Length from natural waist: 27 inches
*colour may vary on different monitors
This dress is made of stretch crepe.
However, this is not the best dress if you have a large bust as there is only so much room in the style.
Style suits apples, hourglass, inverted triangles and pillars most - avoid if pear.
Please refer to the table below as a size guide. Measurements are in inches.
|UK 8 (US4 EUR36)||32||26||35|
|UK 10 (US6 EUR38)||34||27.5||37|
|UK 12 (US8 EUR40)||36||29||39|
|UK 14 (US10 EUR42)||38||30.5||41|
|UK 16 (US12 EUR44)||40||32||43|
|UK 18 (US14 EUR46)||42||33.5||45|
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