"Cerise"Vintage 1940's Cerise Pink Lightweight Wool Skirt Suit UK 8-10


" Vintage 1940's Cerise Pink Lightweight Wool Skirt Suit UK 8-10

A classic silhouette rendered in a stunning lightweight cerise pink wool, this 1940's tailored skirt suit is the perfect addition to your vintage wardrobe.

The V shaped neckline of the jacket is framed by a pointed notched collar, and light padding along the shoulders. Her full length sleeves set off the tailored cut, and accent the nipped in waistline. Decorated with a pocket along the breast, and 2 pockets below the waist.
The back of the jacket features a running seam along the back of the shoulders, and a mock back waistband, framing an inverted pleat.
The elegant skirt, with her wide waistband and iconic cut, features inverted kick pleats to each side seam, creating incredible movement with each step.

Label: Kaffir Kool, Aqua Sec processed -Water Spot Proof, Perspiration Stain Resistant

Measurements of the Jacket UK 10

Shoulder to Shoulder: 15 inches

Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches

Shoulder to Hem : 21.5 inches

Waist: 29 inches

Shoulder to end of sleeve: 22.5 inches

Fastenings: 2 buttons

Measurements Of The Skirt UK 8

Measurements of the Skirt

Waist: up to 27 inches

Hips: up to 36 inches

Waist to Hem: 27.5 inches

Fastenings: 7.5 inch metal zip and 2 hook and eyes

Size: Small-Medium UK 8-10

Condition: This suit is in perfect vintage condition, with a very small darn to the back of the neckline just below the collar.

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned

Fabric: Lightweight Wool

Vintage garments have been previously worn and lovingly cared for, they may however have a blemish or two. Here at Willow Hilson, we try our very best to note all the details of each garment, although we may sometimes overlook things, which we do apologise for. Please do not expect perfection, unless stated so.

Please make sure you check all the measurements of the garment before purchasing. Vintage garment sizes are not the same as those of today. To ensure the best fit, we suggest you measure you favourite similar style garment and compare it to the measurements we have listed. All our measurements are taken whilst the garment is lying flat, we then double these measurements to reflect the actual size.