De Weese Design Swim & Sun Fashions dress, size 6/8
This vintage (purchased in the mid-1970s) sleeveless dress is a De Weese Design and is from Swim & Sun Fashions Los Angeles CA, and was made in the USA.
It has a built-in bra in the front and a back crinkled elasticized area in green and white in a swimsuit-type fabric.
There are adjustable 12 3/4" long by 5/8" wide shoulder straps along the U shaped back.
There is a somewhat wide skirt.
It has an offwhite background with a design pattern of pineapples, bananas, mangoes, tropical flowers, and leaves in yellow, pale orange, mustard, and various shades of green.
The tag says 11/12, but it fits like a size 6/8.
The back center is 6" lower than the front center.
It's from a former actress who hasn't worn it since the late 1970s.
She gained weight and it has been sitting in her closet for decades.
top center to bottom 36 1/2"
armpit to armpit 14 3/4" (elasticized area not stretched)
34" hips (fabric hanging downward)
50" hips (fabric spread)
Item # 1053208