• Summertime picnics, drinking lashings of Pimms in a daisy filled meadow, sets the mood for our adorable, fresh linen Matilda dress, worn here with an ivory petticoat, sold separately. The skirt section is full circle and the fabric has a characteristic natural linen feel with a little bit of stretch, which doesn’t crease like most linens tends to. It’s the perfect fabric for the hottest of days. She has Peter Pan collars, fastens with a side zip and 8 working buttons. There is also a 1.5 inch contrast belt with is detachable so can be worn without too. For a casual daytime look, wear without a petticoat and slip on some sneakers! Fabric: 70% Viscose, 27% Linen, 3% Spandex
    UK Size EU Size US Size Bust (in/cm) Waist (in/cm) Length- top of collar to hem (in/cm)
    8 36 4 32"/ 81cm 27"/ 67cm 43"/ 109cm
    10 38 6 34"/ 86cm 29"/ 72cm 43.5"/ 110cm
    12 40 8 36"/ 91cm 31"/ 77cm 44"/ 112cm
    14 42 10 38"/ 97cm 33"/ 83cm 44.5"/ 113cm
    16 44 12 40"/ 102cm 35"/ 88cm 45"/ 114cm
    18 46 14 42"/ 107cm 37"/ 93cm 45.5"/ 116cm
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  • Designed & manufactured in the UK Matching mask comes separately and is available here. Create that perfect 50s, sassy silhouette with our new sleek wiggle dress in a sophisticated French navy floral stretch cotton. It features an off-the-shoulder, Bardot style neckline which radiates vintage glamour with classical angled sleeves & a straight bateau, back neckline. She is made from a high quality, stretch cotton fabric which will give you that perfect hourglass figure with a satin lined & front boned bodice. It comes with a 2 inch matching  buckled belt which will help draw you in at the waist and this dress has a concealed zip at the back for smooth fit. There is also a 7in/18cm vent at the back of the skirt to allow you to wiggle freely. Fabric: 97% Polyester, 3% Elastane We advise to check our size chart before ordering.
    Length of skirt section is 27.5"/ 70cm.
    UK Size US Size US Size Bust (in/cm) Waist (in/cm) Hips (in/cm) Bodice Length- from top of bodice (below shoulder) to waist seam 
    8 36 4 32"/81cm 26"/66cm 34"/86cm 38.5cm
    10 38 6 34"/86cm 28in/71cm 36"/91cm 39cm
    12 40 8 36"/91cm 30"/76cm 38"/97cm 39.5cm
    14 42 10 38"/97cm 32"/81cm 40"/102cm 40cm
    16 44 12 40"/102cm 34"/86cm 42"/107cm 40.5cm
    18 46 14 42"/107cm 36"/91cm 44"/112cm 41cm
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  • Made in the UK Put a Spring in your step with our stunning new Dee Dee full circle dress in this sensational stretch cotton with blooms of striking red poppies, worn here with one of our fluffy red petticoats, sold separately. She has a satin lined and front boned bodice with a concealed zip at the back for smooth fit. The full circle skirt section has lashings of fabric to swish and swirl about to you heart's content. This dress also comes with a cute matching belt. Wear with our Connie Lou cat eye sunglasses and floral hair piece. Fabric-  97% Cotton, 3% Spandex We advise to check our size chart before ordering.
    Length of skirt section is 27.5"/ 70cm. Hips are free.
    UK Size EU Size US Size Bust (in/cm) Waist (in/cm) Bodice Length- from top of bodice (below shoulder) to waist seam 
    8 36 4 32"/ 81cm 26"/ 66cm 38.5cm
    10 38 6 34"/ 86cm 28in/ 71cm 39cm
    12 40 8 36"/ 91cm 30"/ 76cm 39.5cm
    14 42 10 38"/ 97cm 32"/ 81cm 40cm
    16 44 12 40"/ 102cm 34"/ 86cm 40cm
    18 46 14 42"/ 107cm 36"/ 91cm 41cm
      As we are an independent and only produce small quantities our sizes vary slightly from style to style. All garments have been carefully measured, therefore to ensure the very best fit, we suggest taking your own body measurements, whilst wearing light-weight clothing/ underwear and standing up straight, and compare these to our size chart.
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  • Designed & manufactured in the UK 🇬🇧 Our adorable 1950’s style 'Dixie Doll' pinafore strap skirt, has adjustable and detachable braces with 4 functional silver-toned buttons at the front and back to allow you to change the length of the straps. It is made from a warm feel, soft woven, traditional Black Watch tartan, perfect to keep you warm and cosy whilst still maintaining a demure elegant look. This skirt is tight fitting so will really embrace your curves, but only has little stretch therefore please measure yourself and compare these to our size chart before buying. Fabric composition: 63% Polyester, 34% Viscose, 3% Elastane.
    UK Size EU Size US Size Waist (in/cm) Hips (in/cm) Length (in/cm)
    8 36 4 26"/66cm 35"/89cm 28"/71cm
    10 38 6 28"/71cm 37"/94cm 28"/71cm
    12 40 8 30"/76cm 39"/99cm 28"/71cm
    14 44 12 32"/81cm 41"/104cm 28"/71cm
    16 46 14 34"/86cm 43"/109cm 28"/71cm
    18 46 14 36"/91cm 45"/114cm 28"/71cm
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  • Designed & manufactured in the UK Matching mask comes separately and is available here. Full of tropical bliss and Tiki charm our Rhonda's revenge in this stretch cotton, retro palm print. It features an off-the-shoulder, Bardot style neckline which radiates vintage glamour with classical angled sleeves & a straight bateau, back neckline. She is made from a high quality, stretch cotton fabric which will give you that perfect hourglass figure with a satin lined & front boned bodice. It comes with a 2 inch matching buckled belt which will help draw you in at the waist and this dress has a concealed zip at the back for smooth fit. There is also a 7in/18cm vent at the back of the skirt to allow you to wiggle freely. Fabric: 97% Polyester, 3% Elastane We advise to check our size chart before ordering.
    Length of skirt section is 27.5"/ 70cm.
    UK Size US Size US Size Bust (in/cm) Waist (in/cm) Hips (in/cm) Bodice Length- from top of bodice (below shoulder) to waist seam 
    8 36 4 32"/81cm 26"/66cm 34"/86cm 38.5cm
    10 38 6 34"/86cm 28in/71cm 36"/91cm 39cm
    12 40 8 36"/91cm 30"/76cm 38"/97cm 39.5cm
    14 42 10 38"/97cm 32"/81cm 40"/102cm 40cm
    16 44 12 40"/102cm 34"/86cm 42"/107cm 40.5cm
    18 46 14 42"/107cm 36"/91cm 44"/112cm 41cm
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  • Available to pre-order for the 7th July. Any additional items purchased with this will be sent together. A 50s Summer Seaside must have! She's ship-shape and Bristol fashion, our new navy anchor Way Out West dress. This nautical beauty is cut from a soft flowing cotton. She fastens with 18, front mother of pearl buttons and features half sleeves with nifty buttoned cuffs and an elegant, semi 50's style flared collar. Comes with a matching 2" belt too. The skirt is full circle, so just pop one of our fluffy ivory petticoats underneath, as pictured and sold separately, to create a full on 50s look or wear without for that chic, shirt dress look. Or you can even pop on some sneakers and undo a few buttons for a more casual look! Wear with our Picture This cream sunglasses as pictured and our Anchor earrings. 100% cotton This dress is non-stretch so please check our size guide below before ordering.
    UK Size EU Size US Size Bust (in/cm) Waist (in/cm) Length- top of collar to hem (in/cm)
    8 36 4 32"/ 81cm 26.5"/ 67cm 45"/ 114cm
    10 38 6 34"/ 86cm 28.5"/ 72cm 45.25"/ 115cm
    12 40 8 36"/ 91cm 30.5"/ 77cm 45.5"/ 116cm
    14 42 10 38"/ 97cm 32.5"/ 83cm 46"/ 117cm
    16 44 12 40"/ 102cm 34.5"/ 88cm 46.25"/ 117.5cm
    18 46 14 42"/ 107cm 36.5"/ 93cm 46.5"/ 118cm
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  • Made in the UK Blissful tropical vibes, our New Dee Dee full circle dress in this palm, taupe stretch cotton.  She has a satin lined and front boned bodice with a concealed zip at the back for smooth fit. The full circle skirt section has lashings of fabric to swish and swirl about to you heart's content. This dress also comes with a cute matching belt and is worn here with one of our fluffy ivory petticoats, sold separately. Wear our turquoise orchid earrings and London Doll retro sunglasses. Fabric-  97% Cotton, 3% Spandex We advise to check our size chart before ordering.
    Length of skirt section is 27.5"/ 70cm. Hips are free.
    UK Size EU Size US Size Bust (in/cm) Waist (in/cm) Bodice Length- from top of bodice (below shoulder) to waist seam 
    8 36 4 32"/ 81cm 26"/ 66cm 38.5cm
    10 38 6 34"/ 86cm 28in/ 71cm 39cm
    12 40 8 36"/ 91cm 30"/ 76cm 39.5cm
    14 42 10 38"/ 97cm 32"/ 81cm 40cm
    16 44 12 40"/ 102cm 34"/ 86cm 40cm
    18 46 14 42"/ 107cm 36"/ 91cm 41cm
      As we are an independent and only produce small quantities our sizes vary slightly from style to style. All garments have been carefully measured, therefore to ensure the very best fit, we suggest taking your own body measurements, whilst wearing light-weight clothing/ underwear and standing up straight, and compare these to our size chart.
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  • The classic British Retro skirt is back in her full, swishy glory. Our Bonny full circle skirt is made from an easy care, warm feel woven tan tartan with lashings of fabric and all the checks have been carefully matched on the seams. She fastens with two brass buttons and also has loops on the waist so you can add your own belt. This skirt looks great worn on it's own but can be dressed up by popping one of our ivory petticoats underneath to create the perfect 50s look. The petticoat is sold separately. The fabric is non-stretch so to ensure you choose the correct size please refer to our size chart below. The total length of the skirt is 29", but the length of the skirt section is 27"
    UK Size EU Size US Size Waist (in/cm)
    8 36 4 26"/66cm
    10 38 6 28"/71cm
    12 40 8 30"/76cm
    14 42 10 32"/81cm
    16 44 12 34"/86cm
    18 46 14 36"/91cm
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  • Made in the UK Wear with our matching mask sold separately here. Our New Dee Dee swing dress in this striking navy floral stretch cotton.  She has a satin lined and front boned bodice with a concealed zip at the back for smooth fit. The full circle skirt section has lashings of fabric to swish and swirl about to you heart's content. This dress also comes with a cute matching belt and is worn here with one of our fluffy ivory petticoats, sold separately. Wear our sweetheart drop earrings and mini bouquet hair clip. Fabric-  97% Cotton, 3% Spandex We advise to check our size chart before ordering.
    Length of skirt section is 27.5"/ 70cm. Hips are free.
    UK Size EU Size US Size Bust (in/cm) Waist (in/cm) Bodice Length- from top of bodice (below shoulder) to waist seam 
    8 36 4 32"/ 81cm 26"/ 66cm 38.5cm
    10 38 6 34"/ 86cm 28in/ 71cm 39cm
    12 40 8 36"/ 91cm 30"/ 76cm 39.5cm
    14 42 10 38"/ 97cm 32"/ 81cm 40cm
    16 44 12 40"/ 102cm 34"/ 86cm 40cm
    18 46 14 42"/ 107cm 36"/ 91cm 41cm
      As we are an independent and only produce small quantities our sizes vary slightly from style to style. All garments have been carefully measured, therefore to ensure the very best fit, we suggest taking your own body measurements, whilst wearing light-weight clothing/ underwear and standing up straight, and compare these to our size chart.
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  • Available in French Navy and Red, this spotty delight is cut from a cute polka dot print cotton, with a full circle skirt section, 50s flared collar and fastens with 18 front mother of pearl buttons.  She has a matching 2" belt but equally looks amazing when worn without. To create a full on 50s look just pop a fluffy Ivory petticoat underneath, which is sold separately, or you can also wear without as in the photo. We purposely made this dress without belt loops so you can wear it without the matching belt, or you can even add your own belt. Wear with our Queenie red sunglasses. Fabric: 100% cotton, non-stretch so please check our size guide below before ordering.
    UK Size EU Size US Size Bust (in/cm) Waist (in/cm) Length- top of collar to hem (in/cm)
    8 36 4 32"/ 81cm 26.5"/ 67cm 45"/ 114cm
    10 38 6 34"/ 86cm 28.5"/ 72cm 45.25"/ 115cm
    12 40 8 36"/ 91cm 30.5"/ 77cm 45.5"/ 116cm
    14 42 10 38"/ 97cm 32.5"/ 83cm 46"/ 117cm
    16 44 12 40"/ 102cm 34.5"/ 88cm 46.25"/ 117.5cm
    18 46 14 42"/ 107cm 36.5"/ 93cm 46.5"/ 118cm
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  • Our classic swishy Bonny skirt, is made from an easy care, woven Royal Stewart tartan. She has lashings of fabric and all the checks have been carefully matched on the seams. There is a side zip which fastens with a rustic silver metal button and loops on the waist so you can wear with/without your own belt. This skirt looks great worn on it's own but can be dressed up by popping one of our Black fluffy petticoats underneath to create the perfect 50s look. The petticoat is sold separately. The fabric is non-stretch so to ensure you choose the correct size please refer to our size chart below. The total length of the skirt is 29", but the length of the skirt section is 27"
    UK Size EU Size US Size Waist (in/cm)
    8 36 4 26"/66cm
    10 38 6 28"/71cm
    12 40 8 30"/76cm
    14 42 10 32"/81cm
    16 44 12 34"/86cm
    18 46 14 36"/91cm
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  • Designed & manufactured in the UK 🇬🇧 Our adorable 1950’s style 'Dixie Doll' pinafore strap skirt, has adjustable and detachable braces with 4 functional brass buttons at the front and back to allow you to change the length of the straps. It is made from a warm feel, soft woven, traditional Royal Stewart tartan, perfect to keep you warm and cosy whilst still maintaining a demure elegant look. This skirt is tight fitting so will really embrace your curves, but only has little stretch therefore please measure yourself and compare these to our size chart before buying. Fabric composition: 67% Polyester, 29% Viscose, 4% Elastane.
    As we are an independent and only produce small quantities our sizes vary slightly from style to style.
    UK Size EU Size US Size Waist (in/cm) Hips (in/cm) Length (in/cm)
    8 36 4 26"/66cm 35"/89cm 28"/71cm
    10 38 6 28"/71cm 37"/94cm 28"/71cm
    12 40 8 30"/76cm 39"/99cm 28"/71cm
    14 44 12 32"/81cm 41"/104cm 28"/71cm
    16 46 14 34"/86cm 43"/109cm 28"/71cm
    18 46 14 36"/91cm 45"/114cm 28"/71cm
      All garments have been carefully measured, therefore to ensure the very best fit, we suggest taking your own body measurements whilst wearing light-weight clothing/ underwear and standing up straight, and compare these to our size chart.
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  • Lovingly made in the UK. Swish & swirl to your heart’s content in our full circle Bonny swing skirt. This skirt is made from an easy care, warm feel, woven Lindsay Tartan with lashings of fabric. All the checks have been carefully matched on the seams and there is a side metallic fastening button with a zip. It also comes with belt loops so can be worn with a belt up to 2 inches wide. This skirt looks great worn on it's own but can be dressed up by popping one of our Black petticoats underneath to create the perfect 50s look. The petticoat is sold separately. The fabric is non-stretch so to ensure you choose the correct size please refer to our size chart below. The total length of the skirt is 29", but the length of the skirt section is 27"
    UK Size EU Size US Size Waist (in/cm)
    8 36 4 26"/66cm
    10 38 6 28"/71cm
    12 40 8 30"/76cm
    14 42 10 32"/81cm
    16 44 12 34"/86cm
    18 46 14 36"/91cm
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  • Designed & manufactured in the UK Matching mask available here. Create that perfect 50s, sassy silhouette with our best selling Rhonda's Revenge dress, here in this striking floral. It features an off-the-shoulder, Bardot style neckline which radiates vintage glamour with classical angled sleeves & a straight bateau, back neckline. She is made from a high quality, stretch cotton fabric which will give you that perfect 50s hourglass figure with a satin lined & front boned bodice. It comes with a 2 inch matching  brass buckled belt which will help draw you in at the waist and this dress has a concealed zip at the back for smooth fit. There is also a 7in/18cm vent at the back of the skirt to allow you to wiggle freely. Fabric: 97% Polyester, 3% Elastane Wear with our red rose framed sunglasses. We advise to check our size chart before ordering.
    Length of skirt section is 27.5"/ 70cm.
    UK Size US Size US Size Bust (in/cm) Waist (in/cm) Hips (in/cm) Bodice Length- from top of bodice (below shoulder) to waist seam 
    8 36 4 32"/81cm 26"/66cm 34"/86cm 38.5cm
    10 38 6 34"/86cm 28in/71cm 36"/91cm 39cm
    12 40 8 36"/91cm 30"/76cm 38"/97cm 39.5cm
    14 42 10 38"/97cm 32"/81cm 40"/102cm 40cm
    16 44 12 40"/102cm 34"/86cm 42"/107cm 40.5cm
    18 46 14 42"/107cm 36"/91cm 44"/112cm 41cm
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  • Made in the UK Matching mask sold separately and available here. Blissful tropical vibes, our New Dee Dee full circle dress in this palm, taupe stretch cotton.  She has a satin lined and front boned bodice with a concealed zip at the back for smooth fit. The full circle skirt section has lashings of fabric to swish and swirl about to you heart's content. This dress also comes with a cute matching belt and is worn here with one of our fluffy ivory petticoats, sold separately. Wear our turquoise orchid earrings and CBGB retro sunglasses. Fabric-  97% Cotton, 3% Spandex We advise to check our size chart before ordering.
    Length of skirt section is 27.5"/ 70cm. Hips are free.
    UK Size EU Size US Size Bust (in/cm) Waist (in/cm) Bodice Length- from top of bodice (below shoulder) to waist seam 
    8 36 4 32"/ 81cm 26"/ 66cm 38.5cm
    10 38 6 34"/ 86cm 28in/ 71cm 39cm
    12 40 8 36"/ 91cm 30"/ 76cm 39.5cm
    14 42 10 38"/ 97cm 32"/ 81cm 40cm
    16 44 12 40"/ 102cm 34"/ 86cm 40cm
    18 46 14 42"/ 107cm 36"/ 91cm 41cm
      As we are an independent and only produce small quantities our sizes vary slightly from style to style. All garments have been carefully measured, therefore to ensure the very best fit, we suggest taking your own body measurements, whilst wearing light-weight clothing/ underwear and standing up straight, and compare these to our size chart.
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