- 1950s / 1960s dress
- Ceil Chapman label
- Rare orange color
- Chiffon fabric
- Formal evening wear
- Square neckline (we also photographed the dress worn off-the-shoulder, see our note on fit below)
- Ruched draped fabric across the bodice
- Short sleeves
- Fitted waistline with piping trim
- Draped midi length skirt
- Dress is fully lined
- Metal zipper up the back
Great vintage condition: small area of pinprick holes and teensy tiny tears on the lower right side of the bodice that truly are hidden in the folds of the gathered chiffon; a few faint and small markings on the skirt; three pea size spots on the very right side seam on the lower right side of the bottom hem of the skirt; back right shoulder has similar pinprick markings and holes; one thread pulled on front bottom of skirt.
MEASUREMENTS & FIT
suggested letter size: XS
bust (underarm): 30”-33“
shoulder to waist: 16.5“
material: feels like rayon chiffon, acetate lining, zipper
label: Ceil Chapman
pinned on model? yes
Note on fit: Fit was loose in the bust and shoulder, dress was clipped at the back of the bust for some photos, in other photos we captured the dress worn off-the-shoulder which also made for a great look! McKenna is 5’2 31-25-35 with a modern dress size 2-4, letter size XS and a size 25 in jeans.
***All items are measured while the garment is laying flat. The bust, waist & hip measurements have already been doubled for your convenience.***
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