Sadly, a bunch of our lovely skirts have arrived with the button-hole placed vertically on the waistband. How odd is that? Well - Shona asked for the button to be turned the other way and somehow the message got messed up in translation. So we are selling them as seconds with £5 off just to clear the store room. It doesn't affect the wear-ability as we have given it a test drive.
Our classic full circle skirts mean exactly that - they are made of a complete circle of fabric. These were the height of fashion after Dior bought out his "New Look" in 1948, and are so flattering the cut continued right through to the early 60s and have come back a few times since.
The Wild strawberry print cotton features small strawberries scrambling over a wide plaid print
While circle skirts were a hit with the teenagers, women of all ages would look to a circle skirt when it came to dressing for a special event, for dinner parties and going out dancing
Because they are not gathered at the waist, they skim the tummy and hips and create a lovely flattering line to the female figure
The length from waistband to hem is a classic 30" for authenticity.
We've featured a cute button and zip at the left hand side and a waistband that is designed to sit on the waist comfortably. This fabric is 100% cotton.
The actual waistband sizes are:
Size 8 = 27"
Size 10 = 28"
Size 12 = 30.5"
Size 14 = 32.5"
Size 16 = 35"
Size 18 = 37.5"
Size 20 = 40"