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Cotton Rose Dress

Style Period

1980s

Designer

Laura Ashley

Label

Laura Ashley

Description

Long-sleeved, knee-length grey cotton/ wool knit dress covered in white swirls and cartoon roses. In addition, the dress has a convertible notched pointed collar with a shoulder plate yoke and gathering at the shoulders/ edge of the yoke and along the back. Furthermore, there are brown button fastenings along the centre-front closure, a large self-belt tied into a bow at the waist, gathered sleeves and two buttons along the cuff.

Tags

main dress
day dress
women's
grey
red
white
swirls
floral
cotton
wool knit

Donor

Rosemary Campsie

Accession Number

1-980-11-08182