1960s Unlabelled Red & Green Plaid Silk Taffeta Ruffle Skirt

This is a dramatic and bold skirt made out of a fine silk taffeta. Silk from this period was some of the finest in the world and this one is no exception. The silk has a slight sheen to it and a is covered with a bold green, red and black checked plaid pattern that is a fantastic. The waist band is fitted and the cut skims over the hips and then at the hem has a wide 10" ruffle that gives it the perfect finish. Really pretty and chic. Excellent condition

Unlined and closes with two flat hooks at the waist and a zipper. No pockets.

Waist: 13.5" flat across from side seam to side seam
Hips: to 25" flat across from side seam to side seam
Length: 44" from top of bodice to hem

Modern Sizing Equivalent: SML-MED

Item# S811

This garment has been professionally cleaned, pressed and is odor free. Thoroughly checked over before shipping, it will be ready to wear upon arrival.

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