Blue floral cotton voile ballgown ruched bodice 1950s 6

Product content

Summer weight ballgown with fitted bodice, ruched straps over the bust and around over the shoulders - very full skirt gathered into the waist.

Centre back zipper is a nylon replacement for the original. A petticoat is recommended due to the sheerness of the fabric. A full petticoat (not provided) could produce an even fuller skirt.

Era - early 1950s

Fabric - sheer pale blue cotton voile printed with a white floral design

Label - none

Best fit – between a size 6 and an 8


Bust: 36  inches -  91  cm

Waist: 26  inches -  66  cm

Hips:  free

Shoulder to waist: 16.5 inches - 41 cm

Total length: 54 inches - 137   cm


Origin: Australia

Condition: Excellent - we rehemmed (rolled hem) as the original fabric was dirty and uneven.

Recommended Care: dry clean or hand wash

SKU: DR1308-12