The Aurora

Meet Aurora, a poetic peach 1970s dream. Aurora is made from the most beautiful soft cotton blend voile and is lined. She has the most ethereal silhouette, with  billowing sleeves, lace details, a corset bust and frills to her skirt. Aurora is a real rare dream dress, and truly is a very special piece to behold. Live out your fairytale fantasies and self romance in this dream for eternity. 

This girl would work on UK sizes 10 small 12. This dress has a corset feature at her bust meaning there is some flexibility in her bust and waist measurements.

Bust - 38" 

Waist - 29"

Length -  59"

For reference our mannequin, Norma, measures to a UK 6. 

Aurora has been freshly laundered and is ready to wear. She can safely be washed at home on a cool setting. She is in good vintage condition.

This beauty has minimal signs of vintage wear, but please bear in mind that our pieces are true vintage, they’ve been danced in and they have been lived in, so all of our garments will carry your usual signs of vintage wear. Anything that we think is outside of what would class as usual vintage wear, we will state.

Here at Pansy we know vintage sizes are very different from modern sizes, and we pride ourselves on offering accurate measurements with approximate modern UK sizing to ensure a your Pansy purchases will be a good fit.
Although we do offer approx modern sizing it is also very helpful if you know your own measurements. If you are unsure of these, an easy way of estimating them is measuring one of your own garments, that fits well, laid flat. Measure in inches, across from pit to pit, flat across the waist and double both of these measurements.  Our length measurements are mostly taken from the highest point of the shoulder to the hem.