Heirloom 1940s Pale Yellow Dress with Openwork and Embroidered Ducks
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This lovely yellow cotton dress was hand made in the Philippines in the 1940s. It features an openworked bodice with a delicately embroidered duck in a pond on the bodice, with a scalloped collar embroidered with ducks and flower and turned back scalloped cuffs on the short puffed sleeves. The dress closes in the back with small shell buttons and has a sash to tie in a bow in the back. The dress is finished with a deep 3" hem topped with delicate white embroidery of ducks and flowers.
This would be a stunning heirloom portrait dress, Easter dress , or special occasion dress for your baby girl!
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Grammie's Attic has an incredible collection of vintage and heirloom baby, toddler, and children's clothing from the late 1800s through the 1960s. You'll find elegant Victorian and Edwardian dresses, heirloom christening gowns from the 1920s and 1930s, adorable vintage rompers from the 1930s and 1940s, beautifully embroidered heirloom dresses from the Philippines, vintage button on shorts sets and wonderful heirloom dresses from your favorite manufacturers, including Feltman Brothers, Polly Flinders, C. I. Castro, and Nannette. Be sure to see all of our heirloom baby and toddler clothes for perfect christening outfits, portrait outfits, birthday outfits, and special occasion outfits for your little boy or girl!