Gingham Dress 'Summer Breeze 1951'
CHF 275.00
  • Available
  • Current Production Time: 1-2 weeks starting late August. (made-to-measures take longer.)


For your reference only (approx. values):

CHF 275.00 = € 235.00 / £ 206.00 / $ 275.00


Fresh and light like a Summer breeze!


Beautiful, crisp, structured (similar to a light Seersucker fabric) and semi-sheer Cotton blend fabric in a wonderful neutral Gingham in off-white and creme with a subtle sheen.

The bias cut bodice, classy below knee length, the gathered full skirt and the cute collar that can be worn in different ways due to an easy button-unbutton method, create an elegant 1950s silhouette for your everyday summer look.


This dress serves as a canvas for your vintage inspired summer style. Add any color - whether pastels, bright colors or neutrals - create your look, fresh like a summer breeze.

Find this dress being exclusively handmade to your measurements or in standard sizes.


Find the matching summer straw hat also available at the shop. More information about the Straw Hat 'Summer Breeze 1951'



The dress is shown with a petticoat that is not included.

The beautiful floral corsage and hair comb was made by Hair Wear by Pin Up Curl - Shop:






>>> Lined, bias cut bodice. (semi-sheer/unlined skirt section. undergarments recommended)

>>> Matching belt and crochet belt loops.

>>> Variable collar (see pic).

>>> Side metal zipper (left).

>>> Classic below-knee length.

>>> typical 1950s wide hem.

>>> Hand-sewn, invisible hem (sleeves, skirt hem).





Cotton Blend (60% Cotton, 40% Polyester). Lining: 100% Cotton.

Dry clean or gentle Hand Wash.





The fabric has no stretch. Please size up in case you are in between sizes, especially when it comes to your bust measurement.


>>> 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.


>>> Customized Skirt Length: In case you are very short or very tall, I can always customize your skirt length, Please contact me previous to placing your order to arrange the matching skirt length.



This wonderful 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


After placing your order, you will be directed to my made-to-measure forms where you can choose to

fill in your measurements online immediately or later.


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

Cheers, Fran


                        Regular production time when you order & pay today*:

                                 1 - 2 weeks, starting late August


                                    * Made-to-measures and Multi-item orders have prolonged turnaround times.

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