See also: Royalty & Wedding Outfits - Full-length Gowns - Short Gowns & Ankle-length Dresses - One Piece Dresses - Dresses with Jackets, Capes or Coats - Separates - Outerwear & Accessories
Note: the number at the end of the description refers to the source where a photo of the outfit may be found. See legend at bottom of page.
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Cissy was sold as a basic doll in chemise, other styles of underwear were sold separately as boxed fashions.
#2100 - 1957 - Basic outfit of nylon lace chemise with satin ribbon straps, ribbon roses with rhinestone accents at bodice and at each leg; nylon hose; sandals trimmed with lace and flowers. Available in black and white versions (color in #7). (Note that this stock number was used earlier for a doll dressed in evening gown.)
#? - 1955 - White can-can petticoat with red trim. B&W in #7
#? - 1956 - Pink can-can petticoat.
#? - 1956 - Evening petticoat.
#? - 1957 - Strapless bra with white (?) lace trim above and below bust; half slip with sheer ruffle near hem. B&W in #4
#? - 1959 - Petticoat & panties. B&W drawing in #4
These were all boxed fashions.
#? - 1955 - Nylon tricot sleeveless full-length nightgown with low v-neck, trimmed in lace and satin ribbon, sold in a variety of colors. B&W in #7
#? - 1955 - Sheer nylon robe with puffed sleeves has trim to match nightgown, has been seen in solid colors, polka dots and floral print. B&W in #1. Color in #7
#? - 1956 - Full length cotton nightgown with low scoop neckline, lace trim. B&W in #7
#? - 1956 - Cotton negligee with puffed sleeves, lace trim. B&W in #7
#? - 1957 - Pink crepe nightie, pictured variously as v-neck or rounded neckline, sleeveless, trimmed in lace and ribbon. B&W in #7
#? - 1957 - Pink crepe robe, rounded neckline trimmed in lace, long full sleeves gathered at wrist. B&W in #7
#22-20 - 1958 - Full length nylon tricot nightgown with low scoop neckline, lace trim. Solid colors or floral print. B&W in #4. Color in #7
#22-26 - 1959 - Lace robe with elbow-length sleeves, ribbon tie at collar. Color in #7
Thanks to Nancy McKee, Susan Lawson, Gini Duford, Jane Parker, Michelle McFee and Judy Katz for help with this page.
Additional sources for this page include:
- "Madame Alexander Catalog Reprints 1942-1962, Vol. 1" published by Barbara Jo McKeon
- "Madame Alexander's Ladies of Fashion" by Marjorie Victoria Sturges Uhl
- "Madame Alexander Collector's Dolls" by Patricia R. Smith
- "Madame Alexander Collector's Dolls: Second Series" by Patricia R. Smith
- "American Dolls From the Post-War Era 1945-1965" by Florence Theriault
- "The Golden Age of American Dolls 1945-1965" by Cynthia Gaskill
- "Cissy: Identification and Price Guide" by A. Glenn Mandeville & Benita Cohen Schwartz
- "Madame Alexander Dolls 1948-1965" by Linda Crowsey
Madame Alexander and Cissy are registered trademarks of the Alexander Doll Co., Inc.
Copyright 1997-2006 by Zendelle Bouchard.
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