1950's Lounge Maxi Dress or Cocktail Jacket
Early 50s -Home Sewn- Womens dull violet, blended rayon, floor length robe or unique evening light weight jacket. Longsleeves, which end above the wrist are cut in one with the garment. Peachy pink .75in wide bands finish the sleeve, as well as the outer collar overlay. A wide sharp point collar extends from mid-back neck and folds back, nearly to the waist line seam. Darts extend from the side seam, just above the waist area, and shape the bodice. The very full skirt wraps around, with an underside extension hooking into the side area and a snap fastening on the surface right side piece, having single button facade with concealed hook tab closure. Slip in pockets are concealed in each side seam. A 5.0in wide sash may be wrapped and tied around the waist. It measures 94in long and has shaped ends. This garment measures 57in from shoulder to hem.