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Vintage 1970s Bell Sleeve Regency Summer Dress

Vintage 1970s Bell Sleeve Regency Summer Dress

Regular price $52.00 USD
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Indulge in the timeless allure of our 1970s vintage maxi dresse, where long and flowing silhouettes meet an air of effortless beauty. This dress in our collection has been thoughtfully curated for the discerning vintage lover who seeks a unique and exclusive look, without the worry of encountering someone in the same dress.

Cut from a light weight cotton blend linen style fabric, overlayed with a equisite gold embroidery design contrasting with a lace crochet lace  stripe juxtaposed gives it a contemporary feel.  The neck is scoop to showcase more of the beautifu fabric. The bell cut feminine flounce frill sleeves that add a feminine vintage feel to this classic vintage summer dress.  

This vintage maxi dresses is perfect for a variety of occasions, from enchanting weddings and garden parties to destination events and unforgettable summer soirées.  The dress is not lined to bust area and the sheer skirt makes it ideal for dual destination wear abroad or wear with a slip underneath for your next summer event. 

Size Extra Small to Small 

Suitable for sizes

U.K. 6 8  and size 10 with a small bust

US 2-4 and a size 6 

EU 34-36 and a size 38 with a small bust 

Condition Excellent 

Bust 32

Width 30

Length dress 57 inches 

Excellent Condition

Fabric cotton and silk

Please also review the photographs as they  also form part of the description.

All our vintage is curated and subject to the highest quality standard and restored and repaired to give the best experience possible.  We are reputable seller, serving the fashion industry celebrities and providing costumes for TV and film.

Unless stated please do not expect perfection, as vintage garments are not new and have had another life and still may minor flaw here or there.Vintage sizes are not the same as , we measure and equivalent our garments to modern day sizing.

Size Guide

We take pride in providing accurate measurements with an approximation of modern UK with an International equivalent size chart below sizing to help you when choosing  your purchase and  will fit properly  as often vintage sizes differ significantly from modern sizes. 

It is also very helpful if you are aware of your own particular dimensions. If you're not sure, you may easily approximate them by measuring an item of clothes from your own wardrobe that fits well and is laid flat.

Below is how we measure for TOPS, DRESSES, JUMPSUITS, JACKETS, AND OUTERWEAR) 

Bust - Measured by doubling the width from armpit to armpit across the front of the garment.

Waist - Measured by doubling the width from one side of the waistband to the other.

Sleeve - Measured from the shoulder to the cuff. Shoulder - Measured from shoulder seam to shoulder seam.

Length - Measured from the collar or top mid of the shoulder to the garment's hem.

We measure all our items flat and use the guide below

If you need further help please get in touch and we can give you advice on the best size and fit through the chat facility on the website, just press the green CHAT with us button

  UK SIZE BUST WAIST UK SIZE EU SIZE US Size
    INCHES CM INCHES CM      
XXS 6 32 80.5 25 62.5 6 36 2
XS 8 33 83 26-27 65 8 38 4
Small 10 35 88 28-29 70 10 40 6
Medium 12 37 93 30-31 75 12 42 10
Large 14 39 98 32 80 14 44 12
Xlarge 16 41 103 33 85 16 48 14

 

How we measure

Our items are measured flat and we use a tape measure.

Bust - Measured by doubling the width from armpit to armpit across the front of the garment.


Waist - Measured by doubling the width from one side of the waistband to the other.


Length - Measured from the collar or top of the shoulder to the garment's hem.

Mannequin & Model

Both our mannequins are a UK size 6-8 and stand 5ft 7 inches tall

Jen is a UK Size 10

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