Plus Size Car Hop Women's Costume
- 100% polyester
- Dress has buttons at bodice front
- Zipper in right side seam
- Apron has ruffled edge, same-fabric waist ties
- Hat has turned-up cuff
People have a nostalgia for the fifties, that much is certain. There's the question of why. We could say it's the fashion: full skirts, peter pan collars, and red lips. It would be understandable for anyone to be nostalgic about those smashing ensembles. But, no we don't think it's only the fashion. Maybe it's the music, all bubble gum pop and hip rocking swarthiness that would be understandable too.
So, we're pretty sure we're on something. What do people picture when they think of the fifties? That's right, a diner with people sipping on shakes and Cokes and eating juicy burgers and French fries. Those diners with their red vinyl booths and chrome exteriors reeled in the imaginations of generations to come. So, people came to these picturesque places in shining cars with dramatic giant hoods and sculpted wings on the trunk. In their red leather interiors, people would pull up and order these classic foods from the friendly carhop, listening to Elvis playing over the loud speaker.
If you want to be part of the most nostalgic part of the fifties than you just might want to dress as the classic car hop. These servers in red and white striped dresses and white starched aprons, cuffs, and collars brought trays of happiness to the people waiting in cars. Top it all off with the jaunty cap and you're ready to bound down memory lane, maraschino cherry in hand.
|1X||Dress Length||38 1/2"||98cm|
|2X||Dress Length||38 1/2"||98cm|
|3X||Dress Length||39 1/2"||100cm|
|4X||Dress Length||40 1/2"||103cm|
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- Five StarsBy Debbie | June 19, 2021Ordered plus size costume for our Red Hat 50’s theme function- received a lot of compliments, very good quality for the price!!!!Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.Was this review helpful to you?
- Too tightBy Bepper | March 23, 2022Size 2XI did my measurements and went with the 2X to be safe. It was so hard to get on because the sleeves were too tight. I'm not a muscle women and my arms are not uncommonly thick so I never even thought to take this into account.Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend.Was this review helpful to you?
- Two StarsBy Anonymous | October 12, 2021Was this review helpful to you?
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- Knocked it out of the park!By Anonymous | October 20, 2019Could not be happier with this costume... Great details, well-made, excellent fit; lightening fast, secure delivery; excellent value! Bought for my Husband. (We’re doing a little Shawn Mendes/ Camila Cabello switcheroo this Halloween.)
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- Two StarsBy Anonymous | September 19, 2019I order a 1x and it came XL and does not fitWas this review helpful to you?
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