This is an incredible 1950s dress by Sambo Fashions. This dress is in like new condition. We all know how Sambo used to make dresses and this one is no exeption! The fabric is the best quality of cotton with a fabulous floral print in powerful colors. Exquisite shape. Closes with a side metal zipper.
Note: This is a collector's piece in like new condition and priced accordingly to the label, quality, size, beauty, and condition.
Sambo was established in the late 1940s by Samuel Sherman. In the 1950s Sambo became known for their floral shirtwaist dresses. They used high quality cottons, often from Marchington Cottons, much in the same vein as Horrockses. Samuel Sherman is also known for his Dollyrockers line from the 1960s and 1970s.
Measures - Please make sure you double-check your own measurements and compare them to the ones below.
Shoulders seam to seam: -
Armpit to armpit: 17" (46cm)
Waist: 25" (64cm) natural fit, but it can fit a 26" (66cm) too.
Shoulder to waist: 15" (37cm)
Waist to bottom: 26" (66cm) + aprox 2.5" (6cm) hem to let down
Length: 41" (103cm)
Sweep, flat side to side: 35" (88cm)
Fabric: Cotton, metal zipper
Condition: Mint condition! No holes, stains, fading, etc.