Vintage 1960s Vibrant Red Royal Hawaiian Floral Mod Shift Dress

I was very excited to find this fun retro mod 1960s vintage shift dress by Royal Hawaiian. It is a shift style with the cutest details at the hem of large pleats and pockets topped by large covered buttons.
It is a barkcloth heavy cotton fabric in a vibrant tropical flower print done in a bright red orange, yellow and cream print. Parts of the print is a paisley design.
If you have a Hawaiian luau event to attend this would be perfect. Or just wear anytime to stand out from the crowd. This sweet dress would even work for a vintage wedding in Hawaii.

Soon to be on Bette be Good Vintage Clothing

60s mod shift dress red orange flowers Royal Hawaiian scooter retro

Royal Hawaiian tropical dress                      

vintage royal hawaiian mod shift dress tropical print

Side details pleats of 60s dress

Here is a little information about the Royal Hawaiian company courtesy of the Vintage Fashion Guild.
In 1937 Max Lewis founded the Royal Hawaiian Manufacturing Company in Honolulu, Hawaii. By 1947 it was owned by G.J. Watumull, who made island clothing from tropical printed cotton and silk. Watumull marketed this line through his Watumull’s East India Stores.

About bettesbargains

Vintage clothing enthusiast and professional vintage seller antique dealer since 1994. I love antique and vintage clothing and accessories and I have collected and worn it since the 70s. The style, fit and uniqueness of vintage and retro makes one stand out from the crowd. I sell clothing and accessories from the Victorian era through the early 70s. My specialty is the 1940s and 50s. I also sell vintage vanity items, compacts,perfumes,small kitschy kitchen items and sewing patterns. I have been selling online since 2000 as Another Time Vintage Apparel Now reopened to the public at 16 N Main St, Shrewsbury, Pa 17361 717 235 8210 7 days a week.
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