Joanie is a unique handmade vintage wedding dress, which was made and worn by a bride from Minneapolis in 1972. It is made from Ivory broderie anglaise, with cream Lace detailing. The Dress has an empire waist. The standout feature of this amazing handmade dress are the triple tiered bishop sleeves. There are lovely green & white embroidered floral motifs with white ribbon featuring on the waist, neckline & around the sleeves. The dress is lined and closes with a zipper down the spine.
Fabric Content - Cotton & Poly blend.
Condition - Great vintage condition.
Label - No label, hand made.
Measurements - (Taken flat and doubled)
Shoulder seam to hem - 143cm (there is an extra 5cm of hem that can be let down at the bottom)
Shoulder seam to shoulder seam - 38cm
Bust - 94cm
Waist - 80cm
Hips - 118cm
Sleeve Length outer arm - 59cm
Sleeve Length underarm seam - 43cm
Models Measurements: 5’7 (174cm), Bust 86.5cm, Waist 64cm, Hips 82cm, wears an Australian size 8.
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