Sweet Disorder Vintage

1970s Laura Ashley Swan Print Maxi Dress


Vintage early 70s maxi dress by Laura Ashley. Divine details~high neckline, puffed sleeves, empire waist, and tiered skirt with a huge sweep at the hem. Arts and Crafts inspired Avon swan print in a beautiful terra cotta shade. Part of the coveted heraldic animals series. Sweet crochet lace accents the bust, skirt and sleeves. Soft 100% cotton fabric. Hidden back zip. Label: Laura Ashley Made in Canada. Excellent condition. The dress has been professionally altered under the arms to add a few inches to the chest(see photo). Does not detract from the dress in any way. Presents flawlessly. Clean fresh & ready to wear.

Flat Measurements~Shoulders 13" seam to seam Chest 16" armpit to armpit  Empire waist (underbust seam at crochet line) 15.5" Hip 22+"  Armscye 8.5" Length 54" Length shoulder to empire waistline 10". Shown on a US size 4 mannequin. No stretch to the fabric. Please take note of the bust & empire waistline measurements as they are the most important for a good fit. There's up to another 1" available in the seam allowance should you want to increase the chest and empire waist measurements. 

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