Hawaiian couture at its finest in an absolutely stunning design by Elsie Krassas. Early 1960s Sarong Sun Dress in near NEW condition and doesnt appear to have been worn. Crimson red cotton sateen with a beautiful sheen, printed in metallic silver and gold plumaria or Lei flowers screen print. Fabric is crisp, smocked sides are tight and rear nylon Talon zipper works perfectly.
There are flexible stays in the bust along with bust darts and princess seams. The bodice has chic angled pleats and double spaghetti straps. Sarong skirt ties on the right. Fits as seen on mannequin and will best fit size 2 to 4 but please check measurements. You can google this dress and see that it is featured in one of Vintage Fashion Guild's discussion forums.Elsie Krassas Waikiki has a rich history on the island of Oa'hu since the 1930s. I did lightly press it but I have not laundered this beautiful dress.
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This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage\Women's Vintage Clothing\Dresses". The seller is "pattyjo64" and is located in Kailua, Hawaii.This item can be shipped worldwide.