SOLD Vintage 1920s Hand Embroidered Arts and Crafts Linen Day Dress
Vintage 1920s Hand embroidered Arts and Crafts linen day dress.The Arts and Crafts Movement of the early 20th century was a philosophy and way of life that encompassed all aspects of living, including home furnishings, publishing, and fashion. This Natural linen dress is expertly hand embroidered in golden yellow cotton floss, the design is certainly influenced by the arts and crafts movement and the dress has a style that would have appealed to the avant garde and bohemian inclined women of the period. The dress is a simple pull on style with a V neckline that is finished with embroidery, the cap sleeves are part of the bodice and are finished in embroidery. The dropped waist dress has little hip front on seam pockets that are heavily embroidered. The skirt has stitched down pleats at the front and back that are open below the hip. The dress is unlined and doesn't require a slip. Mid weight flax linen in off white. Fits a size Small-Medium
In excellent wearable condition. All our clothing is dry cleaned and inspected for condition and is ready to wear. Any condition issues will be noted. For visual comparison our mannequin is a size 4.
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