Vintage 40s XL Yellow Roses Sleeveless Black Sun Dress | 34" Waist | by Cardinal Cottons

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Vintage Late 40s Early 50s Yellow Roses Sleeveless Black XL Plus Size Sun Dress Details:
- super comfy 100 % cotton fabric
- eyelet trim
- strong black color as looks like hasn't been washed many times 
- large patch pockets trimmed in cotton eyelet 
- sleeveless with wide ruched shoulder straps
- light gathering above pockets at waistline
- vertical front bodice darts
- yellow roses pattern featuring green and polka dotted leaves
- shown with petticoat not included in purchase
- best for a larger XL or a smaller plus size but please base purchase off of actual measurements

Closure - 4 back buttons with attached waist ties

Decade: Late 1940s Early 1950s 

Material: cotton

Brand/label/care:  Cardinal Cottons,  labeled size 20 but please base purchase off of actual measurements as fits smaller than modern size 20

Condition: Very Good 
- bust had been taken in and let back out on front where straps attach
- straps have been reattached when darts let out
- slight ghost seams where front upper darts let out
- eyelet on one pocket mended in several spaces
- bottom button is not an exact match but close
- one small spot of discoloration on cotton eyelet above where eyelet mend pointed to
- one small hole darn on shoulder strap above where strap attaches to main body of dress
- one pocket has print imperfection from manufacturing shown in images
- clean and ready to wear

Measurements: (taken flat and doubled when needed)
Bust - 42" 
Waist - 34”
Hips - 49
Shoulder - 17" (edge of shoulder straps)
Shoulder to Waist - 17.5"  
Length - 46”
Sweep - 68” 
Hem allowance: .5"
Straps - 12"