Choose between a regular size (state your chosen size in the "notes to seller" during checkout) or full made-to-measure version:
Optional customization for your standard size:
- No layaway available for Ruby Collection designs. -
L U X U R Y
Signature for all "Ruby Collection" designs, this model is an exclusive limited edition of max. 5 pieces that are manufactured for the worldwide market*. You can choose between a standard size made for you (bust size between 32" up to 40"inches, with optional customizations) or a full made-to-measure.
I N D I V I D U A L A C C E S S O R I E S
Wish to have a matching Veil, Half Hat or wide brim platter hat for your bridal look? Prettie Lanes is experienced in creating the perfect accessories and hat wear for your outfit. Just get in touch to discuss your individual piece that matches your preferences, hairstyle & season. Prices roughly range between 160,- to 250,- Swiss Franc. A fabric sample can also be sent to you on request to make it easier to color-match your shoes, jewelry & more.
F E A T U R E S
So romantic and princess-like. Can you imagine this beautiful Chiffon floating through the air when walking down the aisle?
The dress is made of delicate Chiffon in Vintage White with a beautiful sash for that ultimate mid-century vibe. A wonderful dress for a wedding or a luxury version of a beautiful Summer dress, High Tea attire & more.
This dress features short Dolman sleeves, a gathered bust, fitted waist part, gathered skirt and a floating front sash. The flattering V-neckline (front and back) is the perfect base to add a floral accessory or brooch to the center front, beautifully completing a romantic look.**
Back, lapped metal zipper. Fully lined for opacity and comfort. Couture finish: authentic invisibly hand-sewn extra wide true to era hem, facings and details all-over, just how it was done back in the 1940s and 50s.
The dress features internal bra strap stays on the shoulder seam to keep your bra straps in place and invisible, while enjoying a wide flattering neckline.
Classic midi length (see sizing table) or custom length (Free of charge 0,00CHF). Dress shown with a petticoat, not included. Hidden side pockets can be added on request (please choose from customization listing).
M A T E R I A L & C A R E
Chiffon: 100% Polyester. Lining: 100% Rayon (anti-static, natural, breathable).
Professional dry clean or gentle handwash 30°C. Do not bleach. Do not tumble dry. Iron/steam medium heat. Let fully dry after steaming. Always wash with zipper closed. Handwash with colors alike.
C U S T O M I Z E Y O U R D R E S S
Please choose from customization listing:
Custom skirt length (waist to hem max 87cm). Please specify measurement(s) in "note to seller" section during checkout.
Custom bodice Length (for very tall or short clients). Please specify measurement(s) in "note to seller" section during checkout.
Custom waist. Please specify measurement(s) in "note to seller" section during checkout.
Hidden Side Pockets
S I Z E
The fabric has no stretch. Please note: The measurements stated in the table below are the measurements of the finished, fitted garment.
Which size to choose depends on whether your prefer a more loose or close fit. Please choose your dress size by your bust size. The waist size can be customized if needed (choose from customization list).
The sizes listed refer to your bust size. A size 36 has a final garment measurement of 36,5" in the bust. This means = best fit for a max bust measurement of 36" + 0,5" wiggle room. If you have a bust of 36,5" you may size up if you do not prefer a snug fit.
Made-to-measure (based on more than20+ measurements of your body): After checkout please specify your measurements via the ´Submit your measurements´ (immediately or any time later).
P E R S O N A L F I T T I N G
A free fitting of your final dress at the Prettie Lanes Showroom in Kanton Zurich, Switzerland can be arranged individually if needed. Just get in touch after your order to arrange an appointment together that meets your time schedule.
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Customization available for free
(WAIST TO HEM)
Customization available for free
* Excluding one exhibition piece made for the company archives. Each piece comes numbered and with a certificate of authenticity.
** Dress is displayed on an original half scale mannequin (half the size of a human size 36).
A mean to display luxury garments in an even more sustainable way with material waste being minimized and resources being used even more thoughtful- just like how it was done for Parisian Couture
post WWII. Floral accessories have been digitally added for illustration.