Happy Day Antique Linen Patchwork Dress and matching detachable belt. 🙂❣️ Stunning 1910s white Irish linen dress with floral embroidery deconstructed to make into a larger wearable size. 1960s red happy face suspenders with 1930s floral feed sack along collar. The waist is expanded at the sides using antique oval cut quilted fabric. 1960s flower quilt blocks along the bottom hem. Patches span many eras, but include 1960s rice sack typography and a rare 1960s black and white nude sculptural print panel down the middle back of skirt. The detachable belt features a 1950s hand-embroidered fringe napkin.
Sewn by our in-house collaborator @jessicasmith365 in Long Beach, CA
Total Length: 47”
Bodice length: 15”
Vintage textiles patched on an antique dress. Fabric used may have imperfections, included a few faint stains, small holes around hem and repairs on bodice.
Handle with care ~ Hand wash cold with delicate soap + white distilled vinegar and line dry. Do not iron straps. Dry cleaning not advised.
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433 E 1st St.
Long Beach, CA 90802