1950s Red Check Shirt Dress

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A timeless piece of vintage fashion, this classic hot pink dress from the 1950s is a splash of radiant vivacity. Crafted with a crisp cotton check/gingham/plaid in an eye-catching sherbet pink hue, and featuring 12 mother of pearl effect buttons down the front, this dress is perfect for any event. Its standout details include a distinctive notched square neckline and an included belt with loops.


Remarkable condition, especially for a lady of her age. Homemade with love a generation ago to a high standard, tiny mark on back shoulder otherwise excellent condition.


All vintage clothing is measured with the garment flat and measurements doubled for width. Please compare these measurements to a garment that fits you well as often there is very little or no give in vintage fabrics.

Bust: 42 inches
Waist: 37 inches
Hip: 53 inches
Length from shoulder: 47 1/2 inches
Length from waist: 29 1/2 inches
Sleeve opening: 15 inches
Hem allowance: 3 inches
Seam allowance: 1/2 inch

Fabric: Cotton

Model Details: Our model, Miss Darcey is 5'6"/167.5cm tall and normally wears a VV Size Faye.


Please note our Authentic Vintage items are not held at the boutique location as it's just too small! We're able to arrange for items to be sent there if you wish to try them on, however this will need to be requested - drop us a line via our contact page to arrange!