SOLD Gallery — novelty

SOLD - 1950s 2pc Clam Bake Dress

1950s dress novelty

White cotton button front blouse and full skirt with embroidered graphic of clam shells. The fabric has a subtle stripe weave to it, and though there are no fabric tags, it's most certainly 100% cotton. Clams (or mussels?) are uniformly machine embroidered in black thread. Blouse is dart fitted, with notch collar, button front, and folded cuff sleeves. It's meant to be tucked in to the skirt, which is pleated at the waist and fastens with a ,metal zipper. No maker's tags, it appears to be expertly home tailored, and is almost certainly one of a kind.  

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SOLD - 1950s Red Hot Air Balloon Skirt

1950s novelty red skirt

Bright tomato red cotton with a whimsical hot air balloon novelty print in mustard yellow and black. Pleated waist, small belt loops, metal side zipper.  

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