1950s Blue Grey New Look Vintage Day Dress




Chic 1950s day dress in a blue grey woven rayon. Gorgeous detail on the neckline and button placket. Fabric covered buttons down the front and plastic buttons at cuffs, 3/4 length dolman sleeves. Fitted waist with pleats at the hips and side pockets. It has threaded belt loops but the belt is no longer present. There is a pretty blue velvet ribbon sewn inside the left the pocket, must have meant something special to the original owner. Excellent condition apart from one tiny spot of fray on the edge of one button, see last photo.

Tag reads Tailored by Lee’s, no size indicated, very hourglass shape. Rayon faille fabric. Measurements are approximate, taken flat and then doubled where necessary.

Bust – 38 inches
Waist – 30 inches
Hips – 40 inches
Length from shoulder to hem – 43 inches
Sleeve opening at cuff – 10 inches
Sleeve length from neckline to cuff – 24 inches


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