Willow Hilson Vintage

"Blush & Navy Hand Fans" Vintage 1940's Navy Blue Silk & Pink Hand Fan Dress UK 12-14 US 8-10


This enchanting 1940's navy blue silk dress, with a novelty pattern of stylised blush pink and cream hand fans, and central navy blue swirling buttons, is just the piece for your everyday wardrobe. 

The V shaped neckline is framed by a pointed notched collar. The simple shoulder line,   is accented by internally sewn shoulder pads, that set off the tailored dart seams, from which sewn pleats gather and drape down the bodice. The full length sleeves, frame the fitted waistline. The elegant line of the skirt, is accented by pleats to either side of the front of the waistband that drape into the length of the skirt. The central navy blue swirling plastic button fastenings, that run along the central part of the dress, complete the delicate and iconic details of this 1940's piece.

Label: None

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 46 inches

Waist: up to 34 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 23 inches

Hips: up to 48 inches

Shoulder to waist : 15.5 inches

Shoulder to Shoulder: 15.5 inches

Size: UK 12-14 US 8-10

Closures: This dress fastens with 14 buttons and a press stud along the waistline. 

Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition. With one small darn to the left hand side of the bust, and to the left hand side of the skirt . Please refer to the photographs as they form part of the condition report. 

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned

Fabric: Silk, Plastic Buttons 

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. 

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