Heirloom 1940s Pale Green Embroidered Batiste Dress with Slip
Vintage Baby Clothes: Vintage Baby Dresses
This sweet little cotton batiste dress and matching slip of pale green were handmade in the Philippines in the 1940s. It features rows of tiny pintucks and delicate white floral embroidery. The short puffed sleeves are finished with turned back cuffs edged in white scalloped embroidery. The little Peter Pan collar is embroidered with white flowers and edged with white scalloped embroidery. The dress is finished with a 3??? reverse scalloped hem and closes in the back with two tiny buttons. The matching little pale green slip has embroidered flowers at the hem and scalloped embroidery at the neckline, armholes, and hem. It closes on one shoulder with a tiny button.
What a darling little dress for a baby girl''s portrait or other special occasion!