1950 Midnight Bombshell Cay Artley Vintage Cotton Dress
A Cay Artley Bombshell, Wiggle Dress with Belt and Bolero Jacket. The Dress is made of Black Cotton Eyelet and includes and a Bolero Jacket with Peter Pan collar and Belt.
The Cay Artley Apparel Company emerged in the late 1930s from the women’s dress company Goldstein and Levin of Johnstown PA.
Label: Cay Artley
Style Bombshell Sheath or Wiggle Dress
Will require a slip underneath.
Country Origin: Made in USA
*Condition: Very Good
Size : Approx. a Modern Day Size 12 to 14
There is no stretch in the fabric. Fabric is 100% cotton.
Measurements taken on Bolero Jacket taken flat.
Bust: 40 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder: 16 inches
Shoulder to cropped waist: 14 inches
Measurements on Dress taken on Dress form:
Bust: 38 inches
Waist: 32 inches
Hip: 41 inches
Length from shoulder to Hem: 42 1/2 inches
Hem allowances: 2 3/4 inches
Along the back, neck edge of the seam line, I have repaired a small tear in the eyelet where the seam and the interfacing edge had worn.