Vintage Gunne Sax Dresses

Gunne Sax is a clothing label which specializes in formal and semi-formal wear for young women and is owned by Jessica McClintock, Inc. It was founded in the 1960s and bought by McClintock in 1969.

The name "Gunne Sax" is often associated with its' 1970s prairie, Victorian and Edwardian styled designs which drew on many elements popular in late-19th and early-20th century American fashion such as lace, gingham, and calico. The company was named after the "gunny sack" or burlap trim used on some of the earlier dresses. - source

I don't think I'll ever tire of a good Gunne Sax dress. Not easily found in these parts, but always worth searching for. When I find the perfect maxi length cream one, we'll renew our vows. It's my dream wedding dress. The search continues, with some favorites collected in the Lune Vintage Pinboard - Vintage Gunne Sax Dresses.