The Laura, she is a super gorgeous and rare Laura Ashley Made in Wales era cotton smock dress in a stunning mauve shade and delicate leaf print.
The Laura, she is a true beauty. Her colour is so soft and delicate, she has a gorgeous pie crust neck with frill yoke, puff sleeves and POCKETS! This girl is a very typical 70s Laura Ashley smock dress, perfect for a relaxed prairie look and a true collectors piece.
This girl is free size up to a UK 12, possibly small 14.
Bust - 40" max
Waist - FREE
Length - 44"
For reference our mannequin, Norma, measures to a UK 6.
The Laura has been freshly laundered and is ready to wear. She can safely be washed at home on a 30 degree setting. She is in goodvintage 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.