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A new limited edition colourway for our best selling tea dance dress we named after wartime pinup 'Betty Grable'. This colourway is a stunning warm Mustard crepe throughout - a very versatile colour. Light enough to work well in summer but warm enough in tone to take you through to the winter months!
This is the perfect dress for dancing! A most becoming dress with a demure tie neckline - softly shirred into shape with shoulder yokes and gathered under the bust.
This dress has been designed to be as faithful as possible to the 1940s styles. A slimming fit around the waist with elegant short sleeves with a touch of shirring and a sweeping 7-gore skirt to float you through any dance.
New flutter style sleeves that drape the shoulder make this dress perfect for dancing as they do not restrict the upper arm at all.
Fully lined bodice, side zip.
The fabric is a stretch crepe in a very vintage inspired Mustard tone. Fabric gathers beautifully into yokes and under bust. The touch of spandex means it will stretch a little to accommodate waist variances.
Key Features Include:-
- keyhole neckline with tie
- gathers into shoulder yokes and under bust
- sweeping 7-gore skirt
- side zip
- flutter sleeves with whip stitch
Made in Europe
Fabric: 96% polyester 4% spandex
Washing instructions: cool hand wash or dry clean
Length from natural waist: approx 26 inches
This dress is free fitting on hips due to the swing skirt and skims the waist. The bust area is fairly generous but is more fitted than it looks. It is also very fitted under the bust.
Style suits pear shapes, hourglass and pillar most.
Fabric has a comfort stretch in it.
For more information on fit and sizing please visit our size guide. The measurements refer to 'your' body not the garment itself. Please choose the size that most reflects your measurements.
Gorgeous material and fit. The bust is generous but that suits me! Fits beautifully on the waist and hips and perfect for winter as the material is quite thick. Another winner from HOF!
OMG! This dress is beautiful, yes a little pricey, but you get what you pay for, the fabric is gorgeous, quite thick with just the right amount of stretch. I was worried as previous sites I have purchased from I have had to return due terrible sizing, needing sometimes 3 times bigger than I actually am! So when this arrived, in my actual size and fit like a glove, I was delighted! I’m normally a red dress girl... but wanted something different, this colour is wonderful, great for all seasons. Can’t wait to wear it to my friends 1940s birthday next month
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