This eye-catching 1940's soft cotton dress in a vibrant shade of sky blue, with an abstract bright yellow print, is just the piece to brighten up your everyday wardrobe.
The V shaped neckline is framed by a simple shoulder line, accented by seams that run along each yoke. The short length sleeves, are set off by turned up cuffs, finished with matching covered buttons. The fitted bodice, is accented by central matching fabric covered button fastenings. The cinched in waistline, draws the eye to the panelled skirt, completing this dress in an iconic 1940's silhouette.
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 38 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 41 inches
Waist: up to 29 inches
Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 9 inches
Hips: up to 48 inches
Shoulder to waist : 15.5 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder: 15 inches
Size: UK 10-12 US 6-8
Closures: This dress fastens with 3 buttons and a 10.5 inch metal zip along the side seam
Condition: This dress is in perfect vintage condition, with a very small pin sized darn along the centre back of the bodice. This is not apparent when the dress is being worn and only noticeable under close inspection.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned
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.