Vintage Apparel

1960s Polkadot Dress by Mancini California


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    FOR SALE ☞ 1960s Vintage Polkadot Dress by Mancini California

    DESCRIPTION ☞ White and black polkadot dress with bottom pleated skirt and boat neck, top half is hemmed with the same black fabric as the bottom half. Darted bust and zippered back. Mancini clothing was designed by Madeline Mancini for Phil Altbaum Inc. The line began in 1949 and continued at least into the 1960s.

    This dress was found in an estate sale, wrapped up in clothing bags where it had been packed away and stored since the early 70s. More vintage 50s/60s dresses and outfits are available and will be posted on our etsy store in the coming weeks... stay tuned!

    SIZING ☞ Tag is pretty washed out. Appears to say it's a size "10" -- Fits more like a modern US size 4/6. Waist measures at 27". Shoulder to hem is 35". More measurements and photos available upon request. Model measurements are 34"-28"-41" and 32B for reference.

    **Please be sure to check your own measurements and sizing prior to purchase! Please remember that vintage clothing can sometimes fit a bit different than modern clothing. Feel free to message us and ask questions. We are not responsible for any items of clothing that do not fit you 100%. This item is final sale!**

    CONDITION ☞ This dress is 50+ years old and is NOT new. Expect some slight flaws and quirks in the fabric, stitching and pattern. Some very slight staining on the top from previous wear but barely noticeable. Dress has been recently laundered but still has a vintage scent that may or may not fade with time. Has thin and tiny loops for a belt on the waist but one is torn. Belt NOT included. No other flaws, major rips, tears or repairs to note. Please see photos. Color may differ slightly in real life from how it appears on your screen due to varying monitor settings.

    ABOUT US ☞ Front Street Antiques is located in downtown historic Kaslo, British Columbia, Canada. We are a husband and wife team on the hunt for interesting items that inspire nostalgia and curiosity. We are antique enthusiasts and we do our very best to describe any imperfections and quirks, as well as provide a general background on the item; however, we are not yet experts on every item in our store. Have a question about this item or want to see more photos? Send us a message & we’ll get back to you ASAP!

    PLEASE NOTE ☞ Item will be carefully packaged up and shipped within 3 business days of sale, often sooner. We combine shipping on multiple items -- please send us a message prior to purchase to give us a heads up & we will be happy to refund the difference upon shipping!

    All our listings are considered collectible, retro/vintage (25+ years) or antique (100+ years) and are rarely brand new. The majority of our stock comes from auctions and private collections or estates. Items for sale may display some age related wear and/or minor flaws consistent with the date of manufacture. Photos are included as part of the description. Due to the age and nature of our stock, all items are sold "as is" and final sale unless damaged in transit/with insurance.

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