This delicate gossamer textured white cotton lawn dress was hand made in Madeira, Portugal in the 1930s. It features incredible floral and openwork embroidery from the bodice to the scalloped hem. The neckline is finished with scalloped embroidery and delicate floral detailing. The dress closes in the back with two tiny buttons. The short puffed sleeves are finished with scalloped cuffs accented with delicate embroidery. A simple white batiste slip is included. This elegant little dress is a truly beautiful example of Madeira's finest embroidery!
What a perfect dress for a wedding, christening, or portrait!