This dress answers the question:
What would the city with more art per square foot than any other city do with polka dots?
Make American critic and composer Virgil Thomson sound smart.
Quite a bit, it seems.
I was taking an afternoon stroll on Via Porta Rossa, watching out for Vespas and tourists on Vespas, when I spotted this in the window.
Displaying an immense amount of poise, I waited a full ten seconds before walking in without colliding with the woman who dashed in ahead of me.
Back Belt Polka Dot Dress (No. 3239), in 100% cotton poplin. Belt starts at side and buttons in back creating enough shape and interest without being predictable. Scoop neck front and back. Back neckline is slightly lower than front for a touch of drama. Gathers at side waist. Deep 2” pleats at center back. Lined bodice, unlined skirt.
And since you already have wit and poise, social rivals will soon know where they stand.
Women’s sizes: 2 through 18.
Length: Ranges from 40.5” to 44.5”. Varies by size.Colors: Seafoam with Light Pink Dots, Pale Blue with Off-White Dots.
Care Instructions: Dry Clean Only.