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GINGHAM COLLECTION

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Inspired by classic vintage styles of the South, Trashy Diva’s Red and Black Gingham Collection is
back in new and original designs! You’ll be sure to fall in love with styles we’ve brought back like the
Norma Jean Dress and Atlanta Dress and you can never go wrong with our classic favorites, the
Honey Sun Dress and Hottie Mini Dress! And what can be sweeter than our new the Lucy Dress?

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Old Hollywood beauties like Bridgette Bardot and Yvonne De Carlo could not be sweeter in gingham!
Trashy Diva’s Red and Black Gingham Collection was inspired by retro styles of the 1950s as worn by
many starlets!  Our Gingham Collection features classic Americana styles with details like appliques,
ric rac trim, and pleats!  From mini skirts to crop tops to sweet dresses, girl’s dresses, and men’s
accessories, the Gingham Collection has something for everyone!

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The Red and Black Gingham Collection features many favorites styles back by popular demand and
new styles!   Everyone’s favorite retro style halter style, the Dottie Dress, has finally returned in red
gingham. This version of the Dottie Dress features a knee-length gathered skirt with pockets. The
design has a lightly gathered bust that crosses over in the front with a high pointed under bust. The
wide halter style straps tie at the back neck for added support. You’ll love the fitted waist and classic
simplicity of this modernized 1950’s style.

Brimming with timeless details, the new Lena Picnic Dress in black poplin is retro-inspired perfection.
The Lena Blouse combines with the skirt of the Picnic dress to create a fun piece perfect for all
seasons. The bodice features a contrasting black gingham inner bust, elastic ruching at the sides,
and adjustable skinny straps to ensure the perfect fit. The gathered bust covers a lined, structured
under bodice (akin to a bra) to provide lift and support. The fitted bodice gives way to a gathered
A-line skirt with darling gingham floral appliqués and hem for a lovely vintage look.

The Lucy Dress is making an adorable premier in red gingham. This version of the Lucille Dress
features a fitted bodice with light gathers to the center bust. Dainty red lucite buttons adorn the
front center bust for added vintage appeal. The wide straps tie at the top to allow for the desired fit.
The Lucy comes complete 1950s style white contrast cuffed pockets that stand out – handy for
stashing your lipstick and compact when you’re on a day date at the park!

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Timeless with a twist, the retro Norma Jean Dress has returned in red gingham. This version Norma
Jean Dress
features the fun and flirty skirt of the Bonita Dress. The tiered design of the vintage style
gathered skirt creates a feminine silhouette, while Trashy Diva’s signature nipped black contrast
waist ensures a flattering fit. This unique design details wide straps. The bust of this retro style
dress is gathered with an elastic trimmed top. You’ll adore the fit of this flattering dress.

The 1950‘s inspired Honey Sun Dress is perfect for picnics, dates, and more in black gingham. This
version of the Honey Sun Dress features a new versatile fit through the bust to support both larger
and smaller busts. The open bodice details a contrasting white poplin inner bust with inserts of
shaped and gathered fabric to TOTALLY enhance the size and look of the bust. The retro style
sundress dons a sweetheart neckline. Elastic ruching at the sides and a back zipper provide a
comfortable fit through the bodice. The adjustable straps detail button holes on the back to ensure
the perfect fit. With pockets and a timeless print, the knee length circle skirt is perfect for twirling!

Brimming with timeless details, the new Lena Picnic Dress in red poplin is retro-inspired
perfection. The Lena Blouse combines with the skirt of the Picnic Dress to create a lovely
piece perfect for all seasons! The bodice features a contrasting red gingham inner bust and
adjustable skinny straps to ensure the perfect fit. The gathered bust covers a lined, structured
under bodice (akin to a bra) to provide lift and support. The fitted bodice gives way to a
gathered A-line skirt with darling gingham floral appliqués and hem for a classic vintage look.

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The name says it all! Trashy Diva’s super retro Hottie Mini Dress has returned in red gingham. This
design features a front center tie that is stitched together then completed with a cutout above the
waist. The bodice details elastic ruching at the sides for fitted and comfortable wear. The adjustable
shoulder straps feature three button holes to allow for the perfect fit. With a gathered mini skirt and
pockets, this fun and flirty style hits most right above the knee or mid-thigh.

The darling Atlanta Dress is timeless in black voile with black gingham. Dainty gingham print bows
trim the top of the shoulders and the bottom of the A-line skirt for a charming retro style. The
feminine bodice features a black voile solid overlay to complement the contrasting black gingham
upper bodice and hem. A unique cascading contrast black gingham design in the back adds a lovely
vintage country-chic flair. The matching black gingham bow belt nips in the waist of this
ever-flattering vintage style dress.

Trashy Diva’s super retro Hottie Mini Dress has returned in black gingham. This version of the Hottie
Mini Dress features a front center tie that is stitched together with a closed front.

The Red and Black Gingham separates are perfect for mixing and matching!  Introducing a top so retro
you’d swear it’s vintage, the Halter Tie Top available in red gingham and black gingham! This
vintage style crop top features halter neck with an open back. The front sides tie to the front center to
the desired fit. The retro Lena Blouse in red poplin and black poplin is the perfect top for all seasons.
Based off the classic Lena Dress, this design details a contrasting gingham inner bodice, a separating
back zipper, and elastic ruching at the sides for a fitted and comfortable wear. The gathered bust
covers a lined, structured under bodice (akin to a bra) to provide lift and support. The skinny straps
are adjustable with three button holes on the back for a perfect fit! The new Dolly Tie Top available
in red gingham, black gingham, and solid white poplin beams with country-chic charm just like her
namesake. This design combines a few of our favorite retro elements to create an adorable sleeveless
top. The button-down crop top details five buttons in the front meeting a knotted tie front for added
vintage appeal. A pointed collar lends a timeless polish to this button down. Cropped and collared,
the Dolly Tie Top works well with a variety of our high-waisted skirts and shorts! The 1950’s style
Trixie Top is oh-so lovely in timeless black gingham, red gingham, and solid white poplin. The draped
front covers a structured under bodice (akin to a bra) to provide lift and support. This original crop top
has skinny straps with three adjustable button holes on the back to ensure a perfect fit! With elastic
ruching at the sides, the retro Trixie Top molds to your form.

The festive Bonita Skirt is making a charming debut in red gingham and black gingham. Based of the
Bonita Dress, this skirt exudes retro country-chic flair. The tiered design of the vintage style gathered
skirt creates a feminine silhouette, while the fitted waistband ensures a flattering fit. The Bonita Skirt is
fully lined for loads of volume! Trashy Diva’s retro-inspired Gathered Mini Skirt is timeless in black voile,
red gingham, and black gingham. This design is our take on the high-waist mini skirt with a little added
flare. The mid-thigh skirt features pockets and eight panels of gathering for a fun and flirty look. The skirt
is fully lined in black voile for loads of volume. From the Lena Blouse to the Dolly Tie Top, pair the
gathered mini skirt with a variety of our blouses for an adorable vintage-inspired look that is perfect for
all seasons.

Accessories includes the new Trashy Diva Hair Tie, making its debut red gingham, black gingham, and
solid white poplin. Tied in a knot or bow, wear this vintage-inspired design for a sweet pinup style. From
the Gingham to Chambray Collections, you’ll enjoy mixing and matching this must-have accessory with
a variety of our dresses and separates year-round!  Men’s accessories include the bow tie and pocket
square! A complement to our dresses, the Bow Tie available in black gingham and red gingham is
approximately 2 1/4 inches wide. This accessory can be tied and twisted many different ways. Wear the
bow tie with a suit, button down, and paired with the matching Trashy Diva Pocket Square in gingham.
From the office to an evening on the town, this retro bow tie will surely make you stand out in the very
best way. The Pocket Square is now available in our versatile black gingham and red gingham print.
This retro accessory is sure to add sprezzatura to his ensemble. The pocket square is approximately
14” by 14”. The light-weight cotton fabric exudes quality and retro style. Keep chivalry alive! Tuck our
pocket square into a blazer or suit jacket to make a dashing impression.

The Lil Lucy Dress by Rockabilly Baby is sweet as can be in light-weight cotton red gingham and black
gingham
! This super cute dress features wide set straps with a sweetheart neckline, a simple lined
bodice, and gathered A-line skirt. Two oversized pockets adorned with red lucite buttons are sure to
please. Your little girl will love to wear the Lil Lucy Dress and match your favorite dress from the
Gingham Collection – too cute! The Presley Dress is back again for Trashy Diva’s Rockabilly Baby line in
Black Gingham and matches perfectly with the Lena Picnic Dress! The vintage inspired simple bodice
features wide gingham print straps that are contrasted with white scalloping trim. The black dress
features a simple skinny belt and a gathered a-line skirt for a lovely vintage style.

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We’ve got all the perfect accessories to match to our latest Trashy Diva clothing collection – Red &
Black Gingham! These lovely gingham styles look perfect matched with bold red, black, and white!
Shop our selections of retro-inspired jewelry, cardigans, hair accessories, fascinators, and shoes
to wear with your new gingham outfit!

SHOP THE LOOK: RED
1 – Miss L Fire Rhonda Wedge
2 – Adia Kibur Cut Heart Ring
3 – AJ Morgan Contessa Sunglasses
4 – Bakelite Lady Cherry Earrings
5 – Bakelite Lady Cherry Bracelet

SHOP THE LOOK: BLACK
1 – ReMix Gloria Sandal
2 – Adia Kibur Twist Bangle
3 – Classic Hardware Double Heart Necklace
4 – Classic Hardware Flower Bunch Earrings
5 – Hobo Katrina Clutch

SHOP THE LOOK: RED & WHITE
1 – Miss L Fire Merle Pump
2 – Large Poppy Clip
3 – Hobo Wayward Clutch
4- Acrylic Rose Earrings
5 – Cropped Cardigan

– Patricia