Lady in red, is dancing with me! Hearts & roses london winter release. A simple yet classic style, similar to the popular shirt dresses, the christa dress features thin pleating over the bust extending down to the waist and decorative buttons in the front. The christa dress has a wide, triangle shaped waistband to cinch in your waist and large 1950s style skirt. The skirt pleats from the waistband, giving style and shape whether worn with a petticoat or without. The skirt is large enough to accommodate the fluffiest of petticoats, if desired. A 25 inch petticoat is recommended with this dress. Browse our selection of petticoats here. There’s cute cap sleeves to complete the look and a hidden zipper in the side of the dress. Made from cotton fabric with spandex, the dress has slight stretch. Fit advice: small fitting - always choose one size larger than your usual dress size. Size chart: size bust waist uk8/au6 32 inches 26 inches uk10/au8 34 inches 28 inches uk12/au10 36 inches 30 inches uk14/au12 38 inches 32 inches uk16/au14 40 inches 34 inches uk18/au16 42 inches 36 inches uk20/au18 44 inches 38 inches approx length: 33 inches from underarm to hem (measurement taken on a size 10 dress).