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1950s Apricot Broderie Anglaise Dress


This is a classic 1950s style dress made of an apricot coloured cotton. The fabric is made up of diamond shapes with Broderie Anglaise cut outs so a slip needs to be worn underneath. The bust has a small amount of ruching that gives it shape and the waist is cinched in. The sleeves have a slight cap to them that comes over the shoulders. Broderie anglaise is a type of open embroidery, typically in floral patterns, on fine cotton or linen. Bust 36'', waist 34'' length 45''


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    D 45 in. x L 45 in.

    D 114.3 cm x L 114.3 cm

  • Bust
    36 in. (91.44 cm)
  • Waist
    34 in. (86.36 cm)
  • Length
    45 in. (114.3 cm)
  • Seller location
    London, GB
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