Vintage Austrian checked raw silk dress. Featuring puff sleeves with elasticated cuffs, fitted bodice, skirt gathered under the waistline with one pocket. Fastens with fabric covered buttons on the bodice The bodice is lined and there are white cotton fabric patches attached to the inside of the armpits to prevent staining. Made from soft and flowy fabric. Has a slit under the waist as it is traditionally worn with the apron. This can be easily stitched up or snap buttons added if preferred. Checked print in beautiful shades of electric blue, turquoise, dusty pink and gold.
Fabric: 100% raw silk
Brand: Salzburger Dirndl Look / Made in Austria
Perfect vintage condition / made from raw silk which naturally has fabric knots all over
Fits size UK 12 – small 14 / M – small L or smaller depending on desired fit (size 42 on the label). Mannequin is size UK 6. Dress is pinned on the mannequin on some photos.
Measurements (taken laid flat and doubled when applicable):
Bust: 39" / 99cm
Waist: 31" / 78cm
Shoulders: 13.5" / 34cm
Length: 43"/ 109cm
Please keep in mind that vintage items are not new and some signs of wear are expected. Any faults which are not classed as usual vintage wear will be listed.