As Found just as it was - hung on the hanger back some 35
years or so ago...the uniform of a "career" McDonalds
employee back in 1968-70. I found 2 in the back of a closet.
One was sold on eBay 3 weeks ago...this is the other.
Designed in the 60's style...but not too Mod or too Sexy
(see below why), the uniform is a princess waist
below the knee sheath dress with slanted hip pockets that zips up the front and it sports a juanty middy sailor
collar with white botton-on sailor tie with the McDonalds' classic Golden Arches "M" logo embroidered on the ends of the ties and 2 logos on the back of the collar. (2 on back and one tie Faded on THIS dress) Short sleeves have cuffs that peak in the center. Three pocket white apron ties in the back. To fashion up this typical waitress dress, McDonald's added a smock style collarless (and shapeless!) jacket with big checker squares or color blocks front and back (very 60's MOD!), long sleeves pleated and buttoned at the cuff ...one white and the other gold to match the squares and
a golden arch embroidered logo on each of the white squares.
While researching this uniform, I could not find a photograph but I found this very illuminating article on the Internet. is an exc ... read more