Heirloom Dress with Embroidered Bodice

Heirloom Dress with Embroidered Bodice


This precious heirloom dress features an embroidered bodice with lace work.  The Peter Pan collar is edged in lace insertion and then with a gathered lace ruffle.  The hand embroidery on the bodice front features bullion roses and leaves in pastel colors.  A tiny monogram or initial may be added to the center of the embroidery design.


The skirt has a deep hem which is blind hemmed by hand and can easily be adjusted as needed.  


The puff sleeves have a gathered lace ruffle with satin ribbon.


The dress is made in ivory Pima broadcloth with champagne French Maline laces.  The back of the dress is closed with mother-of-pearl buttons and has fabric ties joined into a bow.  


All seams have been French seamed.  


Finished length from the back of the neckline to the bottom of the skirt is 19.5 inches.

Shoulder seam to shoulder seam across the front is 9 inches.