1950s 1956 documented JANE ANDRE empire dress xs | new fall
Spectacular 1950's Jane Andre ivory dress! Done in a silk/cotton blend and lace. Wide waistline, high empire underbust seam and attached velvet bow. Chevron seamed lace inset on the ultra full skirt. Lining at the bust is a sweetheart shaped silk/cotton bandeau. The waist is lined in satin. The skirt is unlined. Back metal zip.
The advertisement copy reads: Our dreamy lace floats...exciting California creations by the inimitable Jane Andre. each dress underscored with gleaming taffeta for added bouffancy and flattery. $29.98 ($326 in today's money)
Brand: Jane Andre
Size on tag: none
Fits like: xs
Material: silk cotton blend/lace/velvet
Condition: Excellent Vintage
Bust (underarm seam) : 35"
Total length: 43"
m i n t : pristine with no signs of wear- possibly deadstock
e x c e l l e n t : signs of normal wear and age- no obvious flaws
v e r y g o o d : noted minor flaws that may have been already repaired - very wearable
g o o d : many noted minor flaws and/or mends -wearable
f a i r : numerous noted flaws and mends, some significant - still wearable