1950s Dress & Jacket Set, L / XL
Beautiful dress and jacket two-piece set from the 1950s. Horrockses was a cotton manufacturer in Britain, founded in 1791. In order to have control over its fabrics, it parent company, Crewdson & Company Ltd. created a ready to wear line of clothing. Known for their cotton prints, this set in black cotton is a rare find.
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The dress features a wide, square neckline, fitted bodice, hip pockets and kick pleats at the back hem. Side, metal zip.
The jacket has a wide neckline with spread collar lapels. Double breasted button front with fitted silhouette and 3/4 sleeves.
Both pieces are fully lined.
- Label: Horrockses Fashion
- Fabric: Cotton
- Colour: Black
- Jacket: Bust: 39.5", 100.5 cm
- Waist: 28", 71 cm
- Dress: Bust: 37.5", 95.25 cm
- Waist: 30.25", 77 cm
- Hips: 42.5", 108 cm
- Length: 38.5", 98 cm