Like a blooming field!
Beautiful, slightly shiny Rayon fabric in the most vibrant shades of Aqua Blue, Offwhite and Olive Green on a Dark Blue colored ground. Embracing the nature of the fabric being patterned, each garment will be individual in where the roses are placed and might differ from the sample piece shown here.
The classy below knew length and dropped waist design make this dress a perfect staple for warm Summer days. The dropped waist section of the skirt is a narrow A-line. (If you have purchased the previous version of this dress, the Skirt is more narrow in this model).
Find this dress being exclusively handmade to your measurements or in standard sizes. For a Summer or Garden Party, a High Tea Event, a wedding or just a stroll in the sun – this dress will make you shine.
Find a matching straw hat also available at the shop - 'Summer Crown 1943 in Dark BLue'. You can also order the matching hat band (made out of the dress fabric) that you can attach to the hat (2 button holes in hat band) or can wear around your neck. The hat band is available in this listing (please scroll down the menue).
The dress is shown with a petticoat that is not included.
>>> Lined bodice.
>>> Dropped waist design - approx. 14cm below waistline (like a narrow A-line skirt* and attached pleated full skirt).
>>> Side metal zipper (left).
>>> Matching Belt.
>>> Classy below knee length.
*Semi-fitted at hip. Please compare with measurements in the table below.
MATERIAL & CARE INSTRUCTIONS
Lining: 100% Cotton.
Dry clean. Do not tumble dry. Do not bleach. Iron low 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.
MADE - TO - MEASURE
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: Not available for this design.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
'PRETTIE LANES offers much more than a handmade, period - authentic design.
It sells the new, traditionally fashioned alternative to true vintage, in your size.'
Away from mass production - PRETTIE LANES fashion designs & hats are sold in limited editions keeping each piece special. Once sold out - a design will never be
available again in the exact same style. One of a kind and custom garments to spread individuality and exclusivity. Each piece is sold via this online shop only.
FAIR SWISS FASHION
Environmentally conscious, each garment is designed & handmade in PRETTIE LANES' private house atelier in Switzerland. Everything is made to order. No surplus - no garment waste. Materials are used consciously - mainly sourced regionally and within the European Union. Ethically manufactured, slow fashion from Switzerland.
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 with no modern twist - yet based on modern ‚green’ values.
The inhouse design and manufacturing process at PRETTIE LANES allows for customized designs as well as customized sizing, Body positivity and size inclusion are
core values of this company, serving clients of all shapes and sizes and providing them with a positive shopping experience.