80s Cocktail Dress Draped Asymmetrical Floral Chiffon Navy & White M
So perfect for day or evening is this figure flattering vintage cocktail dress with swagged chiffon layering by David Rose, circa 1980s.
The swingy dress consists of a semi-sheer floral chiffon polyester fabric with Shasta style daisy print of cream, honey, and pale green colors over a deep navy or midnight blue ground – and has tiered asymmetrical layers draped in a swagged design around the body, along with a decorative fabric rosette at the hip as shown (see close-up).
It also has a jeweled neckline, short flutter sleeves with inside shoulder pads, hidden side zipper, inside lining and flouncy skirt.
There is an embroidered label for “David Rose” with red rose motif, a size label for “10”, and a fabric care label which includes “100% Polyester” and “Made in U.S.A.”.
Remember – vintage sizes differ from contemporary sizes to please note measurements as follows and be sure to allow for ease.
Shoulders – 15&7/8 inches (Seam to seam)
Bust – 36 inches
Waist – 29&1/2 inches
Hips – 38 inches
Length – 45 inches (Top of mid shoulder to hem)