Vintage 1920s Embroidered Cotton Peasant Dress




Lovely late 1920s cotton day dress.  Sleeveless, semi-sheer, smocked drop waist with purple embroidery at neck and waist, and tiny yellow roses.  In very good condition, there are a few tiny specks right above the waist and at the hem, the hem is unfinished and a few tiny holes in the skirt, see last photo. 

No tags. Please refer to the measurements listed below, taken while laying flat and doubled where appropriate. Shown on a size 6 US dress form and not pinned.

Bust – 38 inches, but with the shape it may accommodate a little more
Drop Waist at embroidery – 36 inches, no elastic, this is a fixed size
Low Hip, about 7 inches below the drop waist – 50 inches
Length from shoulder to hem – 40 inches
Arm opening – 12 inches

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