Cotton Dress 'Rays of Sunshine 1954'

100% Cotton

CHF 279.00

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For your reference only (approx. values):

CHF 279.00 = € 243.00 / £ 214.00 / $ 276.00


Like a ray of sunshine!


Crisp Cotton and the most beautiful striped pattern. A classy silhouette with two little bows on each sleeve. The deep V neck back and front support a flattering and comfortable shape. The dress is available in a beautiful Coral color palette and in shades of Dark Red.


Combine this dress with the matching Hat 'Rays of Sunshine 1954' or 'Summer Crown 1943' to complete your wonderful look.





>>> Lined Bodice.

>>> 1 hidden side pocket.

>>> Small bow on each sleeve.

>>> V neckline (front and back).

>>> Back metal zipper.

>>> Classy below-knee length.

>>> Invisible hem.

>>> Matching belt separately available (see drop down listing)

* Dress shown with a petticoat, hat (not included).





100% Cotton.

Dry clean. Do not bleach. Do not tumble dry. Iron medium heat.






The fabric has no stretch.


>>> Please note: The measurements stated in the table below are the measurements of the finished garment.

Which size to choose depends on whether your prefer a more loose or close fit. 



This dress can also be made according to your individual measurements.

There are two options to choose from. Which to choose depends on your waist measurement:


(1)  Made - to - Measure:

any waist measurement below 84cm/33 inch


(2) Made - to - Measure CURVY:

any waist measurement that is 84cm/33 inch and above

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the fabric pattern, this design is available for curvy sizes up to a bust measurement of 45''inches only.


After placing your order, you will be directed to the made-to-measure submission form where you can choose to

fill in your measurements online immediately or later.


Please feel free to contact Prettie Lanes at any time, in case you have questions. Email:

Limited Editions

Away from mass production and sameness - PRETTIE LANES fashion designs & hats are sold in limited editions only keeping pieces special. Once sold out - a design will never be available again in the exact same style. Each piece is exclusively sold via this online boutique.


swiss made

Environmentally conscious, each garment is designed & handmade from natural and bio degradable fabrics (no polyester, elasthane) in PRETTIE LANES' private house atelier in Switzerland. The majority of products is made to order. No surplus - no garment waste.  Ethically manufactured, slow fashion from Switzerland.


period authentic

PRETTIE LANES creates new, midcentury style, true to era designs, yet no vintage reproductions. With vintage sewing and construction techniques & period accurate materials, each piece has the signature vintage look & feel. Vintage inspired fashion based on modern values.


size inclusive

The inhouse design and manufacturing process at PRETTIE LANES allows for customized designs as well as customized sizing. Body positivity is one of the core values of the company that serves clients of all shapes and sizes and provides them with a custom-made, fitted garment.



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PRETTIE LANES offers much more than a handmade, period - authentic design.

It sells the new, traditionally fashioned alternative to true vintage, in your size...

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Switzerland 9,- CHF

International 28,- CHF

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