This skirt was made by Mondi of West Germany and is a European size 36 which is a US size 2 or 4. It is made of 50% polyester and 50% Rayon Viskose and is Dry Clean Only. It is heavily pleated with three tiers. The top tier measures 15.50", the middle tier 12" and the bottom tier which is almost like a ruffle 3.75". It closes with a 7" zipper along with two buttons above it. It has a huge sweep that was difficult to measure because of all the pleats. The measurements are as follows: Waist 28.50", Hips Free, Length 32.50". There is so much fabric that it is quite heavy weighing 2lb. 8oz. Excellent condition.