The Russet Maiden, she is an absolutely stunning super super rare cotton prairie beauty by infamous label of the time Clothes by Samuel Sherman. She is not lined.
Russet Maiden is really a very special piece. She has the most amazing silhouette with structured corset bust with lace underlayer, huge fluttery cream sleeves with cotton lace trim, and a super full skirt with flounce to her hem. She has a scattered floral print and a gorgeous brown base. Her cotton is stunning and she has been crafted to an excellent standard.
This beauty is extremely special. Samuel Sherman's 'Clothes' collection is one of his best. This beauty is a collectors piece and a dress of a lifetime.
This girl measures to approx UK size 8/10
MEASUREMENTS TAKEN WITH CORSET FULLY OPEN, CAN BE TIED IN TIGHTER TO ADJUST FIT!
Bust - 35"
Waist - 29" - does sit quite high.
Length - 55"
For reference our mannequin, Norma, measures to a UK 6.
The Russet Maiden 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, she has some minor signs of wear.
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.